Chesterwoods, Maine

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  • Page 134

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

    September 12, 1843 ~ Tuesday Sept 12th I left Boston at 5 oclock in the express train of cars for Portland and about 10 oclock while passing through the Chesterwoods 6 miles south of Kennebunk the engine was thrown from the track in consequence of a rail being raised 8 inches by some designing miscrant The force was such that It drove the engine about 5 rods ahead and smashed it to peaces with the Baggage cars piled ...
    September 12, 1843
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    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 22. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4, 1858. VOL. VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) -[CONTINUED.]- CHAPTER OF ACCIDENTS. -[Written at Great Salt Lake City, February, 1858.]- VARIED and diverse are the lives and for- tunes of men; while the paths of some are strewn with flowers and ease from the cradle to the grave, with naught to disturb their peace; others are marked victims of varied misfortunes, accidents and dangers. The last named ...
    July 23, 1842 August 10, 1842 September 12, 1843 October 5, 1846 July 5, 1848 April 21, 1856 April 28, 1856 April 29, 1856
  • Page 6

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft of Accidents

    and shut me up fast, ^between the bolster and tongue^ but in such a manner that my head and shoulders dragged on the ground my horses took fright and ran out into an open prairie and thus dragged me in this possession ^position^ for about half a mile. I managed to guide them with my left hand, so as to run them into a corner ^of a high worm^ of the fence, where we landed in a pile together. I was considerably bruised but escaped without any broken bones. On ...
  • Page 36

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

    Louis to procure a stock of paper. I went down upon a steamboat; was six days on the way, during which time I was severely attacked with bilious fever. The day I made my purchase, the fever was so high I was scarcely sensible of what I was doing. As soon as I made my purchase and got my freight on board, I took my berth, and lay there until I arrived at Nauvoo on the 10th of August. I was confined to my bed forty days ...
    August 10, 1842 September 12, 1843
  • Page 38

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

    On the 4th March Phebe Amelia was born. On the 23rd July being out of a stock of papers Brother Joseph sent me to St Louis to buy a new stock ^of paper^ I was 6 days getting to St Louis on my arival I had a severe ^was severely^ attack ^with^ of the Billious fever setled upon me and the day I made my purchases and got my freight on board the fever was raging so hard that I was hardly ...
    March 4, 1841 July 23, 1841 August 10, 1841 September 24, 1841 November 21, 1841 November 22, 1841 July 7, 1843 September 12, 1843 November 4, 1843 January 20, 1844