Virtual Tour of the Carthage Jail (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints)
Taking the Martyrs to Nauvoo (Gary Smith, 1971)(LDS Site: "Joseph Smith, Life of the Prophet")
Description of Mob's Attack on Carthage Jail (6/27/1844) by Willard Richards and John Taylor (LDS Archives--scroll)
Map of Carthage, Illinois (LDS Archives)
Mob shooting at the Carthage Jail (June 27, 1844)
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Bushman, Richard, Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling (Vintage, 2006).
Daniels, William M. A Correct Account of the Murders of General Joseph and Hyram Smith (Nauvoo: John Taylor, 1845).
Flanders, Robert, Nauvoo: Kingdom on the Mississippi (Univ. of Illinois Press, 1975).
Hallwas, John and Launius, Roger D., Cultures in Conflict: A Documentary History of the Mormon War in Illinois (Utah State Univ. Press, 1999).
Huntress, Keith, Murder of an American Prophet: Joseph Smith 1805-1844 (Chandler Books, 1960).
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Wicks, Robert S. and Foister, Fred R., Junius and Joseph: Presidential Politics and the Assassination of the First Mormon Prophet
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