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The Nauvoo City and High Council Minutes

By: Dinger, John S.

Price: $49.95  $44.96

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 2011

Seller ID: 53990

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand new hardcover book! ; Two incidents are particularly dramatic in this volume, thanks to the careful work of clerks who took the minutes, bringing to life some key moments in LDS history. One of the most memorable meetings of the city council occurred on June 10, 1844; the minutes capture the emotions as members debate whether to detroy the opposition newspaper, the Nauvoo Expositor. The publisher of the paper, Sylvester Emmons, had been a councilman until his June 8 expulsion for having “lifted his hand against the municipality of God Almighty.” As the hawkish councilmen bec... View more info