Land Deed –a lot near the Nauvoo Temple–signed by
Sidney Rigdon &
Sept. 18, 1839
- Books • Historical Documents • 1975
A Letter Written by Mother Teresa-
In 1975 Mother Teresa was invited to speak at the United Nations. After her return to Calcutta, she wrote a letter to her friend in New York–the man who arranged the visit. The content of the letter is vintage Mother[…]
- Books • Historical Documents
Roman Missal with the papal arms of Pope Pius VII
This Roman Missal, included all the texts (antiphons, prayers for the day, Eucharistic Prayers, blessings, and prayers for the special services of Holy Week) that were needed for Mass.
Pius VII is the pope pictured in the famous[…]
- Books • Historical Documents • 1841
Charles Dickens’ Letter’s-
I recently acquired a collection of fourteen letters written by Charles Dickens to his good friend “Smith” between 1841-1868.
From the Preface of the book shown, Dickens writes,”Of all my books I like this the best. It will[…]