France

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  • Page 256

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

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    for more than 1,000 miles was inundated by water which has prooved vary destruct- ive to all that country, & many parts that the water could not reach Insects have help destroy there has also been great losses sustained in oth[e]r parts of that land by storm, hail & fire, & in additions to many other events in America 1840 has brought a change of Politicks through out that nation which will of course make a revolution in Government Affairs in many respe[c]ts. Wars & rumours of wars are ...
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, July 17, 1840

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    that we should spend a few months more before we return, The work of the Lord is rolling on swiftly in this land & the present signs are that the gentiles will spedily be warned. Already are there thousands rejoiceing in the New & Everlasting Covenant in England, the standard of truth as an ensign to the people is reared up in the largest cities of Scotland, & Saints rejoicing therein The warning voice is spedily to be heard in the City of Belfast Ireland, The cry is heard in ...
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, October 30, 1840

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    i.e for the press I copied it off with my pen & it filled four sheets of common letter paper. I extracted it mostly from my journals & signed it Kinball, Woodruff & Smith We also sent a lengthy letter to Bishop Elias Smith, we are sparing no pains to communicate any intelligence to our friends in America that we may have in our possession, I have just recieved two letters from our Maine friends one from Sister Foss & the ...
  • Page 4

    Part of Letter to Willard Richards and Jennetta Richards, 1 November 1840

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    News says steam ship Brittanna is sunk I dont know whether it be true or fals. No war with France yet. How does that Methedist family in Manchester get along. How does the Book of Mormon get along Please send us the first copy of the Nov Star as soon as it is out. What is Become of Brothr Snow we should be glad to have a line from him) Woodruff & Smith Whare is Elders Young & Kimball a word ...
  • Page 252

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

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    Signs of the times and remarks upon the year AD 1849 The narrative of the year 1849 forms A remarkable Chapter in the History of the world. Perhaps no single year has embraced a greater number of important events or involved so great & lasting consequences in such a variety of relations. The overthrow of the Sikhs. The esstablishment of the British Power on the ruins of the Sikh dynasty. The deposition of the pope. The declaration of the Roman Republic and its early extinction by the French intervention & the struggles in sardinia. The movements of the people ...
  • Page 254

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

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    Council Bluffs with the money to buy oxen to take up the poor from there to the valley the Coming spring. The Elders of Israel are also determined to send the gospel to all the world as soon as possible. All of the Apostles who were in the valley have had missions assigned them. Brigham Young, Heber C Kimball & Willard Richards Compose the first Presidency, Orson Hyde, the President of the Twelve. The following are the full quorum of the ...
  • Page 258

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

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    states with all the money of the perpetual fund to continue to gather the poor so that when A nation is born in a day they can be removed the next of [if ] necessary. They are also resolved to send the gospel to all the world as soon as Possible. All of the Twelve Apostles who are in the valley with many others have their mission assigned them to the Nations. Elder John Taylor accompanied by Curtis E Bolton and John Pack goes to France ...
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    January 8, 1850 January 9, 1850 January 10, 1850 January 11, 1850
  • Page 142

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

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    Council concerning the organization of Potawatame County & herd documents read from several members of Ioway City directed to the inhabitants of that county concerning political & other matters there were speaches made pro and con & finally answers were given to the effect that we felt disposed to let politics take their own course And find there own level we spent the night at Council Point H C. Kimball & myself lodged together ...
    Dates:
    March 28, 1848 March 29, 1848 March 30, 1848 March 31, 1848 April 1, 1848 April 2, 1848 April 3, 1848 April 4, 1848 April 5, 1848