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Helping the distressed Mormons... The Mexican War...
Item # 657307
October 16, 1847
DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 16, 1847 Page 3 has an article: "Adjourned Meeting for the Relief of the Distressed Mormons" mentioning: "...adopt measures for raising...some relief for the large body of emigrating Mormons--men, women, and children--now in the wilderness of Iowa in a destitute & suffering condition...".
The top of page 3 also has: "Gen. Scott and the Armistice" concerning events near the end of the Mexican War. The article takes most of a column.
Four pages, very nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War