Promissory Note, 26 May 1836 [Boosinger v. O. Cowdery et al.]
, JS, and , Promissory Note, Talmadge, Portage Co., OH, to , 26 May 1836; handwriting of ; signatures of , JS, and ; notations by unidentified scribe, [26 May 1836]; two pages; Letters Related to George Boosinger, Huntington Library, San Marino, CA.This document was in ’s possession and presumably was retained by his descendants for an unknown time upon his death. In 1953, it was one of several miscellaneous Boosinger papers in the possession of M. S. MacCarthy of Glendale, California. Sometime between 1953 and 1958, the Boosinger papers were transferred from M. S. MacCarthy to Mrs. H. W. Deegan. In 1958, Deegan sold the Boosinger papers to the Huntington Library, San Marino, California.
“List of Boosinger Papers relating to Early Periods in the History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,” 14 Dec. 1953. Fife Mormon Collection, 1940–1972, Folk Collection 4, no. 1, series II, vol. 16, no. 650, Special Collections and Archives, Merrill-Cazier Library, Utah State University, Logan.
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