Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa

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  • Page 232

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

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    an unsettelled state And within a few days past the French Minister at washington has been dismissed & his Passports offered him & He is invited to return home. Also High words have passed between the American & British Ministers And what the result of these things will be time must determine. But one thing is certain. Wars & dreadful Judgments Await the Nations of the Earth. The destroying Angel in the form of the Cholera has slain its tens of thousands during the past seasons both in Europe & America ...
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