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Collection Reference Number GLC05756.048
From Archive Folder Mormon Church archive of 72 letters & documents re: church court proceedings 
Title Case of L. M. Nelson
Date 2 February 1891
Document Type Non-governmental organization document; Legal document
Content Description Case of L. M. Nelson. Case of Councilor Pingree and Tanner postponed. Isaac Furniss acknowledges he acted disrespectfully in order to get a certificate of good standing. Memorial to Isaac N. Goodale, one of the original settlers and student of Joseph Smith, read. 1889/02/26 Case of Dee vs. Standford, John Brown, William Russell. Move to disfellow G. R. Hardman for adultery.
Subjects Religion  Mormon  Corruption and Scandal  Sexuality  Marriage  
People Young, Brigham (1801-1877)  Smith, Joseph (1805-1844)  
Place written Ogden, Utah
Theme Law; Religion
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Additional Information Folder Information: 156 letters and documents plus 14 bound notebooks containing minutes of the high council meetings of Weber Stake, North Ogden, Utah. Regarding Mormons tried for apostasy, attending a house of ill fame; criticizing Brigham Young and Joseph Smith and tithing; quarrels with a bishop, etc.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945