Council of Fifty, Minutes, March 1844–January 1846; Volume 1, 10 March 1844–1 March 1845

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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extending West & North to the extreme limits of . 4th. A similar portion of Territory in , bounded by the Pacific Ocean on the West and Oregon (or Columbia) River on the North. Now if the legislatures of the Western States and Territories will pass resolutions favorable to the proposed project, and the people generally petition congress to set off a Territory as proposed in the above, according to the prayer of the petition, that we as a community may forward to the Congress of 1845 & 1846 according to the stipulations as above suggested, it will meet the sanction, and approbation of a large majority of the official & lay members of the church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
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extending West & North to the extreme limits of . 4th. A similar portion of Territory in , bounded by the Pacific Ocean on the West and Oregon (or Columbia) River on the North. Now if the legislatures of the Western States and Territories will pass resolutions favorable to the proposed project, and the people generally petition congress to set off a Territory as proposed in the above, according to the prayer of the petition, that we as a community may forward to the Congress of 1845 & 1846 according to the stipulations as above suggested, it will meet the sanction, and approbation of a large majority of the official & lay members of the church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
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