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  • Page 105

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    {[On] the [illegible] of Sister Martha Barker who desired to return back thinking it after all too great to leave her friends. I immediately set before her the danger of returning to Babylon and encouraged her and she became reconciled and continued her journey.} I rode with them this first days travel as far as the south fork of Mayfield whare we all camped for the night After pitching our tents & taking supper I assembled this small camp of Israel together at Br Albert Pettys tent to ...
    Dates:
    September 20, 1836 September 21, 1836
  • Page 74

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    surge be hurled with all their force into the births of the men, women, & children which would endanger the lives of all on seeing the foundation of this mass give way Elder W. Richards & myself sprang to this place of danger & braced ourselves against the barrels & held them for a few moments untill it was a little secured I then went on deck to the Captain & informed him of the situation of things below & he sent the sailors with some ropes & secured ...
  • Page 79

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    May 17, 1841 ~ Monday 17th A strong W. head wind run 8 not an hour to the N.W. we are now gitting into great danger of the shoals & bottoms as wind is against us we can ownly about hold our own. the sea is much choped this morning appears some like Lake Erie We came in full view of Long Island at about 3 3 oclock P.M. A pilot boat hove in sight & made for us. About the same ...
    Dates:
    May 17, 1841 May 18, 1841 May 19, 1841
  • Page 262

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

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    by all the Saints, but by the whole congregation of citizens that attended, good order prevailed through the whole conference. Attention kindness and civility was manifest by all who were present (Geo A Smith. President) (Asa Manchester. Clerk) At the close of the conference Elders Charles C Rich David Fulmer & Henry Jacobs arived dire[c]t from Nauvoo & spent the night with us May 20, 1844 ~ Monday 20th [FIGURE] I wrote ...
    Dates:
    May 20, 1844
  • Page 265

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    he would repeat his visit & that in the mean time he would find enough to employ his thoughts in reflecting on what had passed and contem- plating the objects around him as soon as our Lord withdrew & his mind was more composed he observed the room was hung around with pictures & examineing more attentively he discoverd to his great surprised that they contained the history of his own life the most remarkable seenes he had passed through these represented in a most lively manner it may esily be imagined ...
  • Page 102

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    Holy Priesthood & the Holy Ghost that they have power thus to speak. What art thou O man but dust & from wholm dost thou received thy power & blessings but from God, then O ye Twelve notice this [FIGURE] key & be wise for Christ sake & your own souls sake. Ye are not sent out to be taught but to teach let every man be sober be vigilent & let all his words be seasoned with grace & keep in mind that it is a day of warning & not of many words. Act honest before God & ...
    Dates:
    July 4, 1839 July 6, 1839 July 7, 1839
  • Page 180

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    elsewhere. He exhorted the Sisters always to concentrate their faith and prayers for, & place confidence in those whom God has appointed to honor, whom God has placed at the head to lead that we should arm them with our prayers, that the keys of the Kingdom are about to be given to them that they may be able to de- tect every thing false, as well as to the Elders. He said if one member becomes corrupt & you know it; you must immediately put it away. The ...
  • Page 174

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    should come upon him for rejecting that Book as being the word of God &c. I took the minutes of his discours & when he closed I arose and informed the people I would hold a meeting at the meetinghouse on Sunday and answer his objections. I however rectifyed some of his mistakes in his presence. Spent the night with Brother Eames. 7 m[iles] September 12, 1837 ~ Tuesday Sept 12th We held a meeting at Mr. C. Sterretts & Baptized his whole ...
    Dates:
    September 12, 1837 September 13, 1837 September 14, 1837 September 15, 1837 September 16, 1837 September 17, 1837 September 18, 1837 September 19, 1837 September 20, 1837 September 21, 1837 September 22, 1837 September 23, 1837 September 24, 1837 September 25, 1837 September 26, 1837
  • Page 22

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    May 1834 Again took up our march towards Zion we continued to travel untill we had arived within a few miles of Liberty Clay County Missouri here we pitched our tents and remained quite a number of days on account of the great excitement which prevailed in consequence of false reports which were abroad in the land respecting us. The ma jority of the people or public opinion were against us and even their were about seventy men mounted on horseback with firearms gathered together for the intention of comeing against our
    Dates:
    May 1, 1834
  • Page 220

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    Br's Kimball, Williams, Corner, Hulme. & Woodruff. We had a vary interesting time one offered for Baptism some of the Aitkenites were Present one purchased a Hymn Book wished us to call upon them & thought they would be Baptized. We then met at Father Corners & communed with the Sain[ts] & had a good time. I rejoice at the prospect tha[t] appears this day for an opening for I have laboured a long time in ...
    Dates:
    December 7, 1840 December 8, 1840