Big Cottonwood Canyon, Utah Territory

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  • Page 149

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    Elder Elsworth came in President Kimball came to him & told him to pick him out a family to go & stop with him through the winter wanted a handy man. He said I have not a handy man in my company but I will pick you out as good one as I can. Mr Dones came in & gave president Young some Notes against Capt James Brown of some $3000. Had paid some $1400 in county orders asked president Young what He should ...
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    September 28, 1856
  • Page 134

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    July 8, 1856 ~ Tuesday 8th I was vary lame & spent the fore part of the day at home & the afternoon at the office I visited a peace of Australia wheat or barley in the garden of sister Rich she gave me a few heads of it & I sowed a part of it in my garden it is a vary fine grain. President Young has gone to big cotton wood canyon so reported to make preparation for the 24th July. H ...
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    July 8, 1856 July 9, 1856 July 10, 1856 July 11, 1856 July 12, 1856 July 13, 1856 July 14, 1856 July 15, 1856
  • Page 136

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    July 22, 1856 ~ Tuesday 22nd [FIGURE] I wrote letters to John Luce, to A. Carrington, to Mrs Cunningham to Sister Browet total 4 letters I spent the day in the office President Young started this afternoon for big Cotton wood canyon Also H. C. Kimball. J. M. Grant is sick July 23, 1856 ~ Wednesday to July 24, 1856 ~ Thursday 23 & 24 Presidents
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    July 22, 1856 July 23, 1856 July 24, 1856 July 25, 1856 July 26, 1856 July 27, 1856 July 28, 1856 July 29, 1856 July 30, 1856 July 31, 1856 August 1, 1856 August 2, 1856 August 3, 1856
  • Page 137

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    August 4, 1856 ~ Monday 4th I spent the fore part of the Day obtaining grafts & puting in to my offi orchard Br Nebeker put them [in] for me he put in 90 buds most of them were choice fruit from the states the remainder of the day was spent in the office. we learned soon after ariving at the office that one of our clerks viz that Jonathan Grimshaw was about to leave us for England could not stand the hard ...
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    August 4, 1856 August 5, 1856 August 6, 1856 August 7, 1856 August 8, 1856 August 9, 1856 August 10, 1856
  • Page 133

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    May 17, 1868 ~ Sunday May 17, 1868 [FIGURES] Sunday I received a letter from Wilford & Emily Jane & wrote one in return I met with my Quorum in the morning & attended meeting in the Tabernacle. G Q Cannon Prayed J Vancott spoke 20 M L. W. Hardy spoke 35 Minuts J. C. Little spoke 30 Minute Afternoon Prayer By O Pratt Brothe Maybin spok 5 Minuts Angus ...
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    May 17, 1868 May 18, 1868 May 19, 1868 May 20, 1868 May 21, 1868 May 22, 1868 May 23, 1868 May 24, 1868 May 25, 1868 May 26, 1868 May 27, 1868 May 28, 1868
  • Page 304

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    when 104 came forward [and] were taken into the state house & ordain- ed under the hands of the presidency of the seventies they then returned to the congregation the assembly was addressed through the day & evening by many persons the spirit of God rested upon the congregation & we had a good meeting much instruct- ion was given January 19, 1851 ~ Sunday 19th Sunday The people assembled in a vast body the presidency Twelve & seventies were in their place. The meeting was opened as usual by singing & ...
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    January 19, 1851 January 20, 1851 January 21, 1851 January 22, 1851 January 23, 1851 January 24, 1851 January 25, 1851 January 26, 1851
  • Page 442

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    May 30, 1853 ~ Monday to May 31, 1853 ~ Tuesday 30 & 31st I spent on the temple Block June 1, 1853 ~ Wednesday to June 4, 1853 ~ Saturday June 1st to 4 time spent on temple block June 5, 1853 ~ Sunday 5th Sunday The meeting was addressed by P P Pratt & followed by James Brown who gave an account of his mission to the Islands P M ...
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    May 30, 1853 May 31, 1853 June 1, 1853 June 4, 1853 June 5, 1853 June 6, 1853 June 11, 1853 June 12, 1853 June 12, 1853 June 18, 1853 June 19, 1853 June 20, 1853 June 25, 1853 June 26, 1853 June 27, 1853 June 30, 1853 July 1, 1853 July 2, 1853 July 3, 1853 July 4, 1853 July 5, 1853 July 9, 1853 July 10, 1853 July 11, 1853 July 12, 1853 July 13, 1853 July 16, 1853 July 17, 1853 July 18, 1853 July 23, 1853 July 24, 1853 July 25, 1853
  • Page 443

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    July 26, 1853 ~ Tuesday to July 30, 1853 ~ Saturday July 26 to 30th Spent my time harvesting July 22, 1853 ~ Friday July 22nd Mail arived & I received two Letters one from I F Carter [FIGURES] & one from Dwight Webster saying that my sister Eunice Died on the 14th June after a long Illness She sent me word that she died a full believer in Mormonism July 30, 1853 ~ Saturday July ...
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    July 22, 1853 July 26, 1853 July 30, 1853 July 30, 1853 July 31, 1853 August 1, 1853 August 6, 1853 August 7, 1853 August 8, 1853 August 12, 1853 August 13, 1853 August 14, 1853 August 15, 1853 August 19, 1853 August 20, 1853 August 21, 1853 August 22, 1853 August 24, 1853
  • Page 229

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    my chin, my corn up to my arms ground mellons & formerly filled with weeds this year scearsly none at all & we have never had so large crops throug this Territory as this season & this has been promised us through our presidency & we have been told to lay up wheat & all the grain we can against the day of Famine. July 8, 1857 ~ Wednesday 8th I spent the day in the office writing on the History July 9, 1857 ...
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    July 8, 1857 July 9, 1857 July 10, 1857 July 11, 1857 July 12, 1857 July 13, 1857 July 14, 1857 July 15, 1857 July 16, 1857 July 17, 1857 July 18, 1857 July 19, 1857 July 20, 1857 July 21, 1857 July 22, 1857
  • Page 230

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    July 23, 1857 ~ Thursday 23rd we camped last night in the Big Cotton wood at the place whare the Brethren were cutting granite for the Temple Brothers Rich & A Lyman camped with me G A Smith & many others in fact the whole road was lined with waggons for miles & they camped whare ever they could drive out of the road we arose this morning before 3 oclok & started on our road the Twelve ...
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    July 23, 1857 July 24, 1857 July 25, 1857 July 26, 1857 July 27, 1857 July 30, 1857