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CHAPTER II

THE SETTLEMENT OF Nauvoo: Smith's Leadership illustrated — The Land Pur-

chases – A Reconciliation of Conflicting Revelations — Smith's Financiering

- Shameful Misrepresentation to Immigrants

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CHAPTER III

THE BUILDING UP OF THE CITY: Unhealthfulness of its Site — Rapid Growth of

the Place - Early Pictures of it -- Foreign Proselyting - Why England was a
Good Field — Method of Work there — The Employment of Miracles -- How
the Converts were sent over

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CHAPTER IV

THE NAUVOO CITY GOVERNMENT: Dr. Galland's Suggestions – An Important

Revelation -- Church Buildings ordered — Subserviency of the Legislature -
Dr. John C. Bennett's Efficient Aid — Authority granted to the City Gov-
ernment — The Nauvoo Legion — Bennett's Welcome The Temple and
how it was constructed.

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CHAPTER X

THE INSTITUTION OF POLYGAMY: An Examination of its Origin - Its Conflict

with the Teachings of the Mormon Bible and Revelations - Early Loosening
of the Marriage View under Smith - Proof of the Practice of Polygamy in
Nauvoo — Testimony of Eliza R. Snow - How her Brother Lorenzo shook

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CHAPTER XVII

BRIGHAM YOUNG: His Early Years - His Initiation into the Mormon Church —

Fidelity to the Prophet – Embarrassments of his Position as Head of the
Church - His View about Revelations — Plan for Home Mission Work -
His Election as President

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