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  • Page 85

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

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    and preserved in Eternity & when that is done Jesus Christ will come to visit it Angels will come that will be before the great day of Christ coming & our dwellings will be overshadowed bwith a cloud by day & a pillow of fire by night so we can see to get home without stumbling it will be the most improved plan of ligh[t]ing up our City. How will it be with the Lamanites they will be the most important actors in the scene we shall be secondly in ...
  • Page 50

    Part of Religious – Book of Revelations 1838-1842

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    with famine, & plague, & earthqua- kes & the thunder of heavens & the fieres & rained lightning also shall the inh abitants of Earth be made to feel the wrath & indignation & chastning hand of an Almighty GOD untill the consumption decreed hath made a full end of all Nations, that the cry of the Saints of the bloodshed of the Saints shall scease to come into the ears of the LORD OF SABAOTH from the Earth to be avenged of their ene- mies wharefore stand ye in Holy places and be not ...
  • Page 176

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    January 1, 1862 ~ Wednesday Jan 1, 1862 Jan 1st 1862 This is the commencement of another New year in this momentous fast age 1860 & 61 have been two vary important years in the History of the united States but 1862 will be more so. The war will be more severe the people will be more inspired to shed Blood, greater Battles will be fought & more lives lost, and there will be many destructions in the Land, the Lord will visit the people with other Judgments besides war, great calamities ...
    Dates:
    January 1, 1862
  • Page 279

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

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    Dec 28th I met with the Quorum of seventies or the Presidents of seventies at the 70s Hall I spoke to them about 3/4 of an hour was followed by wm Kimball Erastus Snow A. P. Rockwood & Joseph Young December 29, 1857 ~ Tuesday 29th I spent the day in the office scraping & hearing Elder Kimball History read. I spent the evening in the office December 30, 1857 ~ Wednesday ...
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    December 29, 1857 December 30, 1857 December 31, 1857
  • Page 167

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    April 5 1876 I[t] was a miracle that the four building made of Rock, cobble, Iron & concrete, was blown high into the air & scattered over the city for a circuit of more than a mile awith a population of 20000, and ownly four persons killed, the whole city shook like an Earthquake many escaped narrowly from death, many women fainted, nearly all the glass was blown out of the New Tabernacle April 6, 1876 ~ Thursday April 6, 1876. The General Conference of the ...
    Dates:
    April 6, 1876 April 7, 1876 April 8, 1876
  • Page 357

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    on the Earth, A privilege ^for^ which I would have felt amply repaid if I had to travel A thousand ^miles^ in the days of my boy- hood to have witnessed. Now my young friends I wish you to remember these scenes which you are witnessing during the visit of President Young & his brethren you my young friends treasure up the teachings & sayings of these Prophets And Apostles as precious treasures, while they are li living Men and dont wait untill they are dead A few days and Presidet Young and his brethren ...
  • Page 98

    Part of Journal (January 1893 – April 1897)

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    July 7, 1894 ~ Saturday July 7, 1894 I spent the day at home was not vary well July 8, 1894 ~ Sunday 8 ^[FIGURE]^ Sunday The strikers in Ogden turned mob & burned near $100000 dollars worth of Property the US Armey at Camp Douglass went by call to Ogden to defend the city of Ogden against the strikers They have also burned up one Million Dollars worth of Property at Chicago and the Rail Roads are tied up nearly all over the ...
    Dates:
    July 7, 1894 July 8, 1894 July 9, 1894 July 10, 1894 July 11, 1894 July 12, 1894 July 13, 1894
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Aphek and Azubah Woodruff, 7 May 1836

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    Eagle Creek, Benton County Tennessee. May 7th 1836 Aphek & Azubah Woodruff, Beloved and Respected Parents With a heart raised to heaven filled with gratitude towards God & the warmest desire for your salvation in the Celestial Kingdom I again take the responsibility upon me of addressing a few lines to you & I ask my heavenly Father in the name of Jesus Christ to give me his spirit & inspire my pen while I address you for I know neither your circumstances or situation I ...
    Dates:
    May 7, 1836