Letter, John Chambers to John Cowan, 10 March 1843
, Letter, , Des Moines Co., Iowa Territory, to , [Bald Bluff, Henderson Co., IL], 10 Mar. 1843; handwriting presumably of ; dockets in handwriting of and ; one page; JS Office Papers, CHL. Includes address block and dockets.
Executive Office, Iowa Territory
10th. March 1843
In answer to your Enquiry whether Joseph Smith, of , is liable at this time to arrest under any process issued by me upon the demand of the of requiring the surrender of Smith as a fugitive from justice, I have to inform you that the process issued upon that demand has been returned to this office and will not be reissued without a renewed demand & the appearance of an agent appointed by the of .