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  • Page 153

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

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    President Young then baptized the following persons Joseph Young D. H. Wells A. Carrington L. W. Hardy J. C. Little & Gilbert Clements & was mouth in confirming them all except D. H. Wells. H.C. Kimball spoke upon his head, this made 10 persons which President Young Baptized & confirmed. * Heber C Kimball then baptized President Brigham Young & confirmed him & said (J. M. Grant also laid on ...
    Dates:
    October 3, 1856 October 4, 1856
  • Page 122

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

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    March 30, 1856 ~ Sunday March 30th Sunday I attended at the Tabernacle the meeting throug the day & the prayer meeting in the evening March 31, 1856 ~ Monday to April 5, 1856 ~ Saturday March 31 to April 5th I spent this week ploughing & putting in wheat I finished putting in 14 1/2 Acres of wheat April 6, 1856 ~ Sunday April 6th 1856 Conference commenced in the Bowery [FIGURE] this morning at 10 oclok the minutes ...
    Dates:
    March 30, 1856 March 31, 1856 April 5, 1856 April 6, 1856 April 7, 1856 April 8, 1856 April 9, 1856 April 12, 1856 April 13, 1856
  • Page 133

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

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    letters read from James H. Hart F D Richards J Taylor J M Bernhisel G A. Smith J L Haywood Israel Bullock & 2 from Wm H. Kimball June 30, 1856 ~ Monday Monday 30th Wrote 8 letters to correspondents as named under the 29th which is a mistake in date I watered my wheat through the day & night President Young was at home all day ...
    Dates:
    June 30, 1856 July 1, 1856 July 2, 1856 July 3, 1856 July 4, 1856 July 5, 1856 July 6, 1856 July 7, 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
    Dates:
    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 117

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

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    February 11, 1856 ~ Monday 11th I spent the day in the Presidents upper room with the committee to work on the reader. President Young kindly offered the committee his upper room to work in while getting out the Books. [FIGURE] we met with the regency this evening at the Presidents upper room the work of the committee was red & excepted the rema- inder of the evening was occupied by exercises upon the black board Another committee of revision or examination was appointed to assist us who were ...
    Dates:
    February 11, 1856 February 12, 1856 February 16, 1856 February 17, 1856
  • Page 120

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

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    March 3, 1856 ~ Monday 3rd I spent the fore part of the day in the committee room I [FIGURE] 4th Received a mission from President Young to day to prepare and go East in the spring to get the Deseret type Alphabet type made & som books printed in it. I attended the exhibition in the evening at the Social hall with my family March 4, 1856 ~ Tuesday to March 5, 1856 ~ Wednesday 4th & 5th I spent the time in the committee room
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    March 3, 1856 March 4, 1856 March 5, 1856 March 6, 1856 March 7, 1856 March 8, 1856 March 9, 1856 March 10, 1856 March 11, 1856 March 12, 1856 March 13, 1856 March 14, 1856 March 15, 1856 March 16, 1856 March 17, 1856
  • Page 88

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

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    November 9, 1855 ~ Friday 9th In company with H. S. Eldridge Joseph Young & Henry Harriman I rode to Toeele & spent the night at E. T. at Brother Moss. Brother Thomas Grover stoped with me distance 25 mls November 10, 1855 ~ Saturday 10th Saturday we rode to Tooele City to attend the Quarte- rly conference the people Assembled at 11 oclok meeting opened by singing & Prayer ...
    Dates:
    November 9, 1855 November 10, 1855 November 11, 1855
  • Page 99

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

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    we can be made vessels of honour what can we be made vessels of honour after we have moved in the hands of the potter & ground over again yes this will be the case with man but it is far better to be passive in the hands of God & be made a vessel of honor the first time than to wait thill till we have to be ground over again this is a figure which the prophet Jeremiahah made use of. Now President Young is the Master Potter here on ...
    Dates:
    December 17, 1855 December 18, 1855 December 19, 1855 December 20, 1855 December 21, 1855 December 22, 1855 December 23, 1855 December 24, 1855 December 28, 1855
  • Page 76

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

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    September 21, 1855 ~ Friday to September 22, 1855 ~ Saturday Sept 21, 22 I spent the time labouring. On the 22nd I attended the Universal scientific society in the evening September 23, 1855 ~ Sunday 23rd Sunday I Attended was quite unwell & not able to attend meeting. Elder G. A. Smith preached a vary interesting discourse upon the History of the rise & progress of Mahomit- anism & was followed by P. P. Pratt both published in the Deseret News of Oct ...
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    September 21, 1855 September 22, 1855 September 23, 1855 September 24, 1855 September 26, 1855 September 27, 1855 September 28, 1855 September 29, 1855 September 30, 1855 October 1, 1855 October 5, 1855 October 6, 1855 October 8, 1855 October 9, 1855 October 13, 1855 October 14, 1855
  • Page 48

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

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    December 25, 1854 ~ Monday 25th [FIGURE] Christmas I met with the inhabitants of the 14 ward & deliverd an address to the people & was followed by remarks from Isacc Morley Bishop Hoagen & others meeting continued till 1 oclock when we were dismissed for 2 hours when the people came together again & spent the afternoon & evening in the dance & all seemed to enjoy themselves well. There was a great excitement [FIGURE] through our city during the fore ...
    Dates:
    December 25, 1854 December 26, 1854 December 27, 1854 December 29, 1854 December 30, 1854 December 31, 1854