Halifax, County of Halifax, Nova Scotia, British North America

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  • Page 78

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    gallant sail about 100 feet from the upper deck which was the top of the rope ladders I could go no higher without climing a single bear rope so I retu- rned to the deck I found it required some presens of mind & caution to go up & down the riging of a ship as she was waving in the air we had a calm night May 11, 1841 ~ Tuesday 11th A strong west head wind but warm we sail 9 not an hour to the North we passed ...
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    May 11, 1841 May 12, 1841 May 13, 1841 May 14, 1841 May 15, 1841 May 16, 1841
  • Page 46

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

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    January 3, 1840 ~ Friday Jany 3rd A good day fair sailing & good breeze We were in full view of two sail one fore & the other aft of us We soon overtook the one before us & spoke to her & found her to be a British Brigg Sailed from Halifax & bound for Liverpool & 20 days at sea her Long was 33.30 she raised British colors. The Oxford raised american Colors & her Long was 34.40. ...
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    January 3, 1840 January 4, 1840 January 5, 1840 January 6, 1840 January 7, 1840
  • Page 196

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

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    February 25, 1849 ~ Sunday 25th Sunday I met with the Saints And had a good meeting; Rhoda And Phebe Foss was present, the first time they have had the privilege of Attending meetings with the saints for A number of years. February 26, 1849 ~ Monday 26th I wrote A letter to President Young & Council concerning introducing school Books into the valley. I sent them 13 School Books as A present from Sanborn & Carter of
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    February 25, 1849 February 26, 1849 February 27, 1849 February 28, 1849 March 1, 1849
  • Page 174

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

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    November 2, 1848 ~ Thursday 2nd I spent the day writing. While at Br Henry Druce I saw a wonder. His son 4 years old was sick his stomach was enlarging they soon found he had worms they gave him a bottle of Dr Jayner's tonic vermifuge. take 1 tea spoonful, 4 of water, one of Shugar mix them together this he took at once twice a day untill it brought away 40 worms 26 of which were preserved in a Bottle, 18 inch long & half ...
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    November 2, 1848 November 3, 1848 November 4, 1848 November 5, 1848 November 6, 1848 November 7, 1848 November 8, 1848 November 9, 1848 November 10, 1848 November 11, 1848 November 12, 1848 November 13, 1848 November 14, 1848