[William Clayton Writings]
I was requested to attend meeting of the High Council at President John Smiths. ... At this council Willard Snow was appointed to get up a company of independent Rifle men. I have joined this company.
[Fillerup, Robert C., compiler; William Clayton Nauvoo Diaries and Personal Writings, A chronological compilation of the personal writings of William Clayton while he was a resident of Nauvoo, Illinois. http://www.boap.org/LDS/Early-Saints/clayton-diaries]