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  • Page 229

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Jan 10, 1870 There were present on the stand the first Presidency the Twelve Apostles, The officers of the Union & Central Pacific Rail Road & of the Utah Central Rail Road with Many invited guest including the officers of Camp Duglass The last spike was driven By President Young A large steel Mallet was used on the occasion made By Mr James Lawson it was Elegantly chased on the top, there was Engraved a Bee-hive surmounted By the inscription ...
  • Page 230

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Jan 10, 1870 which has Enabled us to assist in levelling these Mountains and Exhalting the vallies and in laying an iron band which has bound this continent together from Ocean to Ocean & has made all the various States & Territories of this mighty nation neighbors to Each other. For all these Blessings we feel to render the gratitude of our hearts unto thee: and we pray that thy blessing may rest upon us this day. We dedicate this Rail Road unto thee, the Lord our God we pray that thy Blessings may rest upon it ...
  • Page 44

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

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    to by the Elders of Israel and nursed by my wife I lay upon my bed unabled to move untill my breast bone began to nit together which commenced on the 9th day I began to walk about in 20 days from the time I was hurt and in 30 days from the time I was hurt I again commenced hard labour. And It has always appeared miraculous to me that with all the injuries and broken bones that I have had, I have not a lame limb about me but have been ...
    Dates:
    October 9, 1846
  • Page 22

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. [Column 1] it was for the gospel's sake and did not choose to complain. The next day a walk of thirty miles brought us to Scar- boro, where we spent the night at Father Carter's. On the 8th of May I parted with Mrs. Woodruff and Father Carter and family, and in company with Milton Holmes walked thirty-three miles towards Ports- mouth, which city we reached the fol- lowing day and spent several hours ...
    Dates:
    May 8, 1838 May 11, 1838 May 18, 1838 June 12, 1838
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff to Ezra and Sarah Fabyan Carter, n.d.

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    I have taken this method of speaking my mind because it seems easier than verbal conversation. I have written already much more than I expected, so I must bid you good bye Father & Mother for the present ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Brother Fabyan and Sister Rhoda I hope that ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to the Editor of the Mormon, 30 June 1856

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    321 Historian's Office, Great Salt Lake City, June 30th, 1856. Editor of the Mormon, Sir, The mail from the east due here towards the last of May arrived here on the 4th inst, and contained 44 letters for this Territory; whereas our friend Leonard I. Smith was at Independence (on his way home from the Cape of Good Hope) when the mail started, and was told by the clerk there that he had put up from five to ten thousand letters for Salt ...
    Dates:
    June 30, 1856
  • Page 201

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

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    Jan 1, 1877 The dedication Prayer of Elder Wilford Woodruff O God our Heavenly Father, the Father of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob Thou who hast created the Heavens the Earth the seas and the fountains of living waters and all things that dwell therein except of the gratitude of our hearts and the Thanksgiving of thy people that Thou hast Preserved theour lives of thy people to again enter into another Temple which hath been built by thy saints in these vallies ...
  • Page 234

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

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    presidentesent as deare to me as this. what is gold or silver in comparison to the redemption of our dead, Nothing. if I can redeem my dead, and save myself and family I will be satisfyed. I feel that when we get into the spirit world we shall see the importance of this days work This is my birth day, I am three score years and tten to day. you are to day in this Endowment withoutowt a man with you. But we shall furnish one Man as an Adam
  • Page 475

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

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    Jan 26, 1880 Even the duty of the Twelve Apostles and all the faithful Elders of Israel and the following is a portion of the will of the Lord made manifest to me while dwelling in a shepherds tent in the wilderness surrounded by the drifting snows of the mountains while wraped in the visions of the night For the want of room in this Journal I shall omit copying this revelation given to Wilford Woodruff in the wilderness Jan 26, 1880 As a copy can be found in my Book from which this Journal ...
    Dates:
    January 27, 1880 January 28, 1880 January 29, 1880
  • Page 16

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine Chapter 2

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    136 TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. brethren and friends in London to re- turn to Herfordshire. We had spent twenty-three days in that great Babylon of modern times and had found it harder to establish the Church there than in any place where we had ever been. We had baptized one man, and ordained him a priest; and six others had given in their names to be baptized on the following Sunday; and at this time there was some little prospect of the Rev. Robert ...
    Dates:
    September 21, 1840