Excerpt:in the midst of one universal dens mass [o]f brick & Stone buildings, covering about six miles squair of ground while viewing this scenery in a clear day we were conversing with a Prussian traveller (citizen of Berlin) who had travled much over Europe & Asia & other parts of the world, & he declaired we could not find another spot upon the face of the earth that would present to our view as grand a scenery as the one before us. This monument was 24 ...
Excerpt:& Publications J. S. Buckingham. I know of no man that has traveled more extensively, am ong all natiouns in the nineteenth centaury than Mr Buckingham his travels in Asia & esspecially in India have been Published through the United States & been read with much interest, & Mr Buckingham had just returned to London from a tour through the United States whare he had spent two years in visiting nearly evry city & town from
Excerpt:November 28, 1842 ~ Monday to November 30, 1842 ~ Wednesday 28th, 29, 30, Spent the time in the printing Office & running about town to get a team ready to go to St Louis for paper we had another severe snow storm on the 29th on the 30th a team & man came to the printing office to go to St Louis but Wm W Phelps who ...Dates:November 28, 1842 November 30, 1842 December 1, 1842 December 2, 1842 December 3, 1842 December 4, 1842 December 5, 1842 December 6, 1842 December 7, 1842 December 8, 1842 December 10, 1842
Excerpt:September 12, 1852 ~ Sunday [FIGURE] Sept 12th Sunday 12th O Pratt Preached the Funeral serm[on] of Lorenzo D. Barnes & Wm Burton who had died in England & were buried there but their bodies were taken up & brought to the vally of the great Salt Lake & buried with dead Saints in this place. The follow is a synopsis of the discous [FIGURES] L.D.B W.B. Elder Orson Pratt arose & ...Dates:September 12, 1852