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  • Page 105

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

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    September 17, 1847 ~ Friday 17th We started out on a buffalo hunt this morning but after view[ing] the Hills & Plains we could not see any buffalo cows & as bulls we [illegible] poor this season of the Year we would not kill any of them so we returned to camp, harnessed our horses & drove 12 miles & camped on the Bank of the Platt, grass quite good, on the way I exhamined the grave stone of a young man who was drowned while swiming the river in the ...
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    September 17, 1847 September 18, 1847 September 19, 1847 September 20, 1847 September 21, 1847
  • Page 135

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

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    we mourn for the loss of our friends when they die but if they die in the Lord they are better off than the living for they have gained one victory which the living have not they are beyound the reach of pain, sorrow, wicked men, devils, and devlish spirits which we are not, for we are daily in the midst of all the suffering that mortal man is heir to & when will this suffering end, when we die & not before, unless we should live untill Satan is bound but all must pass through death ...
  • Page 136

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

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    or blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from hence forth saith the spirit for they rest from their labours (& if their friends are faithful) their works will follow them, but what is the time of our suffering in this life in comparison with Eternity After we have spent millions of ages in Eternity & we look back upon our time here & it will ownly look like the twinkling of an eye in comparison and so it will be in the waiting for the resurrection of our bodies it will be for a moment as ...
  • Page 148

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

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    April 29, 1848 ~ Saturday 29th President Young made a feast & invited a few of his friends inasmuch as we were about to seperate the company was composed of the following persons B Young, H. C. Kimball, O Pratt, W Woodruff, A. P. Rockwood Joseph Young, E. T. Benson Levi Richards & their ladies we had a plesent time Br Benson gave sumthing of an account of his begging mission in ...
    Dates:
    April 29, 1848 April 30, 1848 May 1, 1848 May 2, 1848 May 3, 1848 May 4, 1848 May 5, 1848 May 6, 1848 May 7, 1848 May 8, 1848
  • Page 156

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

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    July 17, 1848 ~ Monday 17th I spent the day at St Louis but left in the evening on board of the Herald at 5 oclok I took cabin passage with my family July 18, 1848 ~ Tuesday 18 Early in the morning the Pilot in a fog run the boat aground in a Pickerel swamp & it lay 12 hours before it was got off we could not get any milk for our little Shuah She was taken with bowel complant & was ...
    Dates:
    July 17, 1848 July 18, 1848 July 19, 1848 July 20, 1848 July 21, 1848 July 22, 1848 July 23, 1848
  • Page 157

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

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    July 24, 1848 ~ Monday July 24th Mrs Woodruff feels quite unwell to day I spent the day at res[t] July 25, 1848 ~ Tuesday 25th Mrs Woodruff feels some better today in health she and her Sister Rhoda laboured hard all day at the wash tubs. While Br Carter & myself was busy in making the grave stone for our child July 26, 1848 ~ Wednesday 26th I went out in the morning with Mr
    Dates:
    July 24, 1848 July 25, 1848 July 26, 1848 July 27, 1848 July 28, 1848 July 29, 1848 July 30, 1848 July 31, 1848 August 1, 1848 August 2, 1848 August 3, 1848 August 4, 1848
  • Page 4

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1836–1837 Notes

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    the Elders who laid their hands upon it and it was healed & I presented it whole to its Mother. It was healed by the power of God in the name of Jesus both children were healed and the parents prasied God for his goodf goodness. After leaving the Saints in this place we returned to Kingston crossed Lake Ontario in company with Isaac Russell ^John Goodson & John Snider^ who seemed ...
    Dates:
    June 11, 1808 July 6, 1837
  • Page 13

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. [Column 1] we were joined by Elder Milton Holmes. There we went aboard the steamer San- dusky, and made our way to Buffalo, and proceeded thence to Syracuse, by way of the Erie Canal. We then walked to Richland, Oswego County, New York, where I met my two brothers, whom I had not seen for several years. After spending one night there, we continued our journey to ...
    Dates:
    June 11, 1808
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Parley P. Pratt, 12 June 1842

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    The Saints abroad manifest much interest in the Book of Abraham in the T & Seasons it will be continued as fast as Joseph gets time to translate. Phebe wishes me to send her respects to Brother & Sistr Pratt we have a fine healthy girl◊ 3 months old. Our little Boy came near killing himself drinking strong lye but has got well again steam Boat & rail road accidents are as freequent as ever fires &c. I herd your ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 23 October 1839

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    88 Bowery Street New York Oct 23d 1839 Dear Phebe Notwithstanding we are at times flung into the deepest suspens in consequence of not hearing from our dearest friends for a season yet I rejo- ice that the day comes when we understand the cause of all & our minds are unloded of its burthen. As it has been with you so it has bean with me in one respect: I have looked with feelings of the deepest interest for a letter from my Dear Wife (in whose bosom my heart has a ...
    Dates:
    October 23, 1839