Letter to William Thompson, 2 November 1839

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Nov. 2nd 1839— Mr — Dear Sir— by the directions of Joseph Smith Junr I write to inform you that a town lot is selected & reserved for you— supposed to be the one of your choice— being situated on the a few rods below — and is a fine and full lot of 11 by 12 rods square— the pieces of Town are regulated by the — and the one Selected for you is of the first sort and comes at $800.— The council expect to erect for the public & business buildings as soon as funds shall be recd from the [p. 29] sale of their Lots— this was also from Joseph who recently left here (for City ) in company with and — very respectfully yours—
for the Ch
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A true Copy sent pr order of Joseph & the council— [p. 30]