[Mormon Treason Trials] A document showing the testimony given before the judge of the fifth judicial circuit of the State of Missouri, on the trial of Joseph Smith, Jr., and others for high treason and other crimes against that state.

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Place Published: [Washington, D.C.]
Publisher: Blair & Rives
Date Published: [1841]
Edition: 26th Congress, 2nd Session
Book Id: 36371


47pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Rebound in blue cloth with 'The Trial Joseph Smith, Jr.' gilt stamped on the front board. New endsheets and pastedowns. Internally fine.


Testimony in the emotional trial of numerous Mormons, including Joseph Smith, Jr., who were "charged with several crimes of high treason against the State, murder, burglary, arson, robbery and larceny" arising out of the actions of the so-called "Danite band" or, "Daughters of Zion." This small work recounts some of the causes of the Missouri War. Sabin 83239. Flake/Draper 5428. Auerbach 1225

By This Author: [Smith Joseph]
By This Publisher: Blair & Rives