Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory

Mentioned in

  • Page 132

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

    Excerpt:
    June 25, 1856 ~ Wednesday 25th Presidents Young & Kimball went on board ^to the Island in their carriage^ the Timely Gull a new boat built at Jordon Bridge ^was taken^ & went downe the Jordan & into the Great Salt Lake for a voyage to the Island. I spent the fore part of the day in the office I attended the meeting of Agricultural society at 2 oclok in the Bowary. President
    Dates:
    June 25, 1856 June 26, 1856 June 27, 1856 June 28, 1856 June 29, 1856
  • Page 74

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

    Excerpt:
    August 19, 1855 ~ Sunday 19th sunday O Pratt preached during the forenoon upon the subject of the origen & organization of our planetary system. P P Prart arived last evening the 18, & attended meeting to day & made some remarks I attended the prayer circle in the evening August 20, 1855 ~ Monday to August 21, 1855 ~ Tuesday 20 21st I spent the time building August 22, 1855 ~ Wednesday 22 [FIGURE] Mr Charles H Oliphant ...
    Dates:
    August 19, 1855 August 20, 1855 August 21, 1855 August 22, 1855 August 22, 1855 August 25, 1855 August 26, 1855 August 27, 1855 August 28, 1855 August 29, 1855 August 30, 1855 August 31, 1855 September 1, 1855 September 2, 1855 September 3, 1855 September 4, 1855 September 5, 1855
  • Page 8

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

    Excerpt:
    November 10, 1865 ~ Friday Nov 10 1865 I spent most of the day on the Lake west of Ezra Pettets we killed 26 fine fat ducks. Brother H. C. Kimball & G Q Cannon spent the day in the Endowment House they gave Endowments to 65. G Q Cannon sealed 30 couple November 11, 1865 ~ Saturday 11. I spent the day in the Endowment House we gave
    Dates:
    November 10, 1865 November 11, 1865 November 12, 1865 November 13, 1865 November 17, 1865 November 18, 1865 November 19, 1865 November 20, 1865 November 23, 1865 November 24, 1865 November 25, 1865 November 26, 1865
  • Page 29

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

    Excerpt:
    April 24, 1866 ~ Tuesday April 234 I went to Coones Canyon to sheere my sheep we sheared about 50 in the Afternoon. ^Finley Free buried to day presidents Young & Kimball & Joseph Young preached^ April 25, 1866 ~ Wednesday 25. we Finished shearing to day & returned home in the Evening I went to my Farm when I arived there I found the creek high & flooding my premises I stood in the water knee ...
    Dates:
    April 24, 1866 April 25, 1866 April 26, 1866 April 27, 1866 April 28, 1866 April 29, 1866 April 30, 1866 May 1, 1866 May 2, 1866 May 4, 1866 May 5, 1866 May 6, 1866 May 7, 1866 May 8, 1866 May 9, 1866 May 10, 1866
  • Page 210

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

    Excerpt:
    May 19, 1849 ~ Saturday 19th I recieved the New York Weekly Herald, filled with News also the Morning Papers say that half of the business part of the City of St Louis Mo is now lying in ruins by fire five banking houses evry insurance office, twenty seven steem Boats, together with the Telegraph office are among the vast property destroyed, also several terrible ship wrecks & loss of life. Watertown New York is also burnt up, the Herald has the full particulars of the dredful riot & bloodshed in ...
    Dates:
    May 19, 1849
  • Page 215

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

    Excerpt:
    June 2, 1849 ~ Saturday June 2nd I rode in the cars in company with Elder Leon[ard] Hardy to Bradford and we spent the night with Br Sam[uel] Hardy 30 m June 3, 1849 ~ Sunday 3rd Sunday I met with the saints at Br Samuel Hardys I preached to them and had a good time we had a Church Meeting and all spoke. I administered to 3 that were sick. June 4, 1849 ~ ...
    Dates:
    June 2, 1849 June 3, 1849 June 4, 1849 June 5, 1849 June 6, 1849 June 7, 1849 June 8, 1849 June 9, 1849
  • Page 309

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

    Excerpt:
    Council with the Presidency & Twelve Among other things the President said he was afraid there would be a spirit with A Lymon to build up Williams Ranch & loose sight of this place He says to Brother Rich remember if this is the case that I have seen the bud of it & other things were said He thought there were many more going than was wisdom to go. I took supper with the President & Lady & returned home and had quite a ...
    Dates:
    February 17, 1851 February 18, 1851 February 19, 1851 February 20, 1851 February 21, 1851 February 22, 1851 February 23, 1851 February 24, 1851 February 25, 1851 February 26, 1851 February 27, 1851 February 28, 1851 March 1, 1851
  • Page 314

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

    Excerpt:
    year we visited one mountain of Rock salt pure & clean the body was more than 40 feet high & so hard it was difficult to cut it with an ax we also saw the ground white made from salt springs we saw a plenty of the quarts rock & Isonglass we rode to the severe & camped on its bank shot one deer while he was swiming the creek May 4, 1851 ~ Sunday 4th Sunday we crossed the severe rode 25 miles through the sage & ...
    Dates:
    May 4, 1851 May 5, 1851 May 6, 1851 May 7, 1851 May 8, 1851 May 9, 1851 May 10, 1851
  • Page 315

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

    Excerpt:
    a walk to see G. A. Smith saw mill which was up so he could saw. He informed us they had an abundance of coal, magn[acted] Iron, Allum salt timber &c nearby we found the Brethren had done much since their arival they have about 100 men have been there 3 months. Have enclosed a fort containing 19 acre & 96 rods of ground and have ploughed & sewed about 1000 acres of wheat have fenced about 6000 acres of land Have built one saw mill and got a Cooncel House up the 1st ...
    Dates:
    May 11, 1851 May 12, 1851 May 13, 1851
  • Page 317

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

    Excerpt:
    May 22, 1851 ~ Thursday 22nd we had a good road to day we drove to salt creek Nooned then passed Mt Nebo & willow creek went to summit creek & camped we drove 36 miles to day May 23, 1851 ~ Friday 23rd we rode to Petetenich & to Provo fort & on to Battle creek & camped May 24, 1851 ~ Saturday 24th we drove into the salt Lake valley. I left Brothers
    Dates:
    May 22, 1851 May 23, 1851 May 24, 1851 May 25, 1851 May 26, 1851 May 27, 1851 May 28, 1851 May 29, 1851 May 30, 1851 May 31, 1851 June 1, 1851