Power of Attorney, 13 June 1843, Unidentified Scribe Copy–B [Extradition of JS for Treason]

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Executive Department
City of
Know ye that I Governor of the State of , having full trust & confidence in the integrity & abilities of , do hereby constitute and appoint him <​as the​> agent of the said State of , to proceed to the State of , for the purpose of receiving from the proper authorities of that one Joseph Smith jr charged with treason by him committed against the State of , & as having fled from Justice to the State of & I do hereby direct & authorise <​& direct​> said , to convey said Joseph Smith jr from the State of , & deliver him to the custody of the Sherriff of in the State of In testimony whereof I haver hereunto set my hand & caused to be affixed this great seal of the State of
Done at the City of [p. [1]]
Executive Department
City of
Know ye that I Governor of the State of , having full trust & confidence in the integrity & abilities of , do hereby constitute and appoint him as the agent of the said State of , to proceed to the State of , for the purpose of receiving from the proper authorities of that one Joseph Smith jr charged with treason by him committed against the State of , & as having fled from Justice to the State of & I do hereby authorise & direct said , to convey said Joseph Smith jr from the State of , & deliver him to the custody of the Sherriff of in the State of In testimony whereof I haver hereunto set my hand & caused to be affixed this great seal of the State of
Done at the City of [p. [1]]
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