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Utah, LDS Mission Calls and Recommendations, 1877-1918
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Utah, 
United States
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Location of Utah
Record Description
Record Type LDS Mission Calls and Recommendations
Collection years 1877-1918
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church History Department, Salt Lake City


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This collection contains the letters to and from prospective missionaries as they received and accepted mission calls. The records are courtesy of the History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Department and will be hosted by their website.

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The following information may be found in these records:

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Collection Content[edit | edit source]

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John L. Smith Utah, LDS Mission Calls and Recommendations
Name John L. Smith
Event Type Mission
Event Date 04 Mar 1899
Event Place Mancos, Montezuma, Colorado, United States

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