Jason W. Briggs interviews Emma Hale Smith who denies Joseph taught "polygamy."

Date
1908
Type
Interview
Source
Emma Hale Smith
Disaffected
Hearsay
Scribed Verbatim
Direct
Reprint
Reference

Jason W. Briggs, Interview with Emma Hale Smith Bidamon, April 1867, in Joseph Smith III and Heman C. Smith, comp., History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1844–1872 (Lamoni, IA: Board of Publication of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1908), 3:352

Scribe/Publisher
Community of Christ
People
Emma Hale Smith, Jason W. Briggs
Audience
Reading Public
Transcription

"J. W. B. – Did Joseph Smith ever teach you the principles of polygamy, as being revealed to him, or as a correct and righteous principle?"

"Mrs. B. – He never did."

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