Missouri State Archives: Finding Aid 5.1

Mormon War Papers, 1837-1841

[ Full-text transcription of: House Resolution requesting Governor Boggs to communicate all information in his possession in relation to the recent difficulties to the House ]
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            General assembly of Missouri

                        House of Representatives

                                    Thursday November 22. 1838

On motion of Mr. Geyer, it was

            Resolved, that the Governor be re-

quested to communicate to this

House all the information in his

possession, in relation to the recent

difficulties between the people

called Mormons, and a portion

of the people of this State, copies of

all orders issued by the Executive

calling into Service volunteers &

militia, and for the Government

thereof, and for the conduct of the

military operations, with copies

of all correspondence in relation

to Said difficulties, and the military


operations authorized by this Governor

                                    Extract from Journal H. Reps

                                                page 24

                        (No 1)