Authorization for Peter Haws, 31 May 1843

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To whom it may concern This certifies that the bearer , appointed by revelation, and sanctioned by the council of the Twelve Apostles of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints is a legally authorised agent to collect funds for the and the of God now erecting in the City of ; and as such is recommended to the cordial reception and faithful observation of all saints. Confident that he will honor his mission it is to be hoped that the Saints will open their hearts and honor the servant of God by heeding his teachings and obeying the commandments of the Lord in all things both spiritual and temporal And may health peace and the love of God the Father and the grace of Jesus Christ our Lord be and abide with him and you all is the prayer of
Your devoted brother in the bonds of the everlasting Gospel.
Joseph Smith
By Clerk
City of )
May 31st. 1843.) [p. [1]]

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    Signature of William W. Phelps on behalf of JS.