Hill Cumorah, Manchester, Ontario County, New York

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  • Page 20

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

    Excerpt:
    May 1834 we visited many of the mounds which were flung up by the ancient inhabitants of this Continent probably by the Nephites & Lamanites[.] we visited one of these Mounds [Printed between lines of cursive text] *considerd to be 300 feet above the level of the Illinois river three persons dug into the mound & found a body. Elder Milton Holmes took the arrow out of the back bones that killed Zelph & brought it with some of ...
    Dates:
    May 1, 1834