Jacob Gibson

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  • Page 185

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

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    a dozen different languages Arabic &c &c who is preparing to go to Asia to Preach the gospel soon. Elder Levi Richards & wife arived in England safe. I feel thankful to my heavenly Father I recieve in the foregoing letters and for his blessings to his saints and his wonderful works among the children of men I also recieved Ny York Weekly Herald, which contained a copy of the Calafornia land Bill also the following before the House of Congress ...
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    January 10, 1849 January 11, 1849 January 12, 1849 January 13, 1849 January 14, 1849 January 15, 1849
  • Page 203

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

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    March 30, 1849 ~ Friday 30th It is still a rainy day this past week has been almost one Universal scene of storm, wind, & rain. Rhoda Foss has lain at our house quiette sick with a fever Mrs Woodruff & myself prayed with her in the night & administered unto her and she began to recover, we also recieved a letter from Br Samuel Hard[y] saying that Br Josiah Hardy was vary sick & wished us to pray for ...
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    March 30, 1849 March 31, 1849 April 1, 1849 April 2, 1849 April 3, 1849 April 4, 1849 April 5, 1849
  • Page 204

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

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    And the spirit of God was upon me when I wrote, I spoke of the Judgments of God upon the Earth, April 6, 1849 ~ Friday 6th [FIGURE] I wrote two letters to H C Kimball & A Woodruff [FIGURE] I walked to Gibsons office got a letter from John Sanderson April 7, 1849 ~ Saturday 7th [FIGURE] I wrote a Letter to Br Wm Stewart & inclosed $35 dollars in Gold, and an order on
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    April 6, 1849 April 7, 1849 April 8, 1849 April 9, 1849 April 10, 1849 April 11, 1849 April 12, 1849 April 13, 1849 April 14, 1849 April 15, 1849
  • Page 207

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

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    May 4, 1849 ~ Friday 4th I took cars rode to New Haven, & spent the night with J. S. 13 m May 5, 1849 ~ Saturday 5th I parted with Father Jairus Sandford. After orda ining Br Sherman Barnes to the Office of an Elder, I took the cars rode to Boston, and arived home with my family in the edge of the evening, & found them well, after being absent more than a month, I ...
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    May 4, 1849 May 5, 1849 May 6, 1849 May 7, 1849 May 8, 1849 May 9, 1849
  • Page 208

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

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    the blade & let it remain 2 1/2 minutes after the polish is taken off, then dip the blade in water then wipe it dry, then take clear tur- pentine & rub over the blade untill the varnish is clean off & while the blade is wet with the Terpentine dip it into dry slack lime then polish the blade in chalk & water with a peace of soft leather and it will appear of a silver cast To Engrave on Steel Follow the same direction as for etching ownly cover the steel all ...
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    May 10, 1849 May 11, 1849 May 12, 1849 May 13, 1849 May 14, 1849
  • Page 214

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

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    May 29, 1849 ~ Tuesday 29th [FIGURES] W. I Appleby Died of Cholera I recieved one letter from W W. Wade one from Elder Gibson and the Frontier Guardian I wrote 5 letters to O. Hyde to J. Gibson Little & Hardy W W Wade & Sarah B Foss I recieved the painful intelligence by Br Gibsons letter that Elder Wm I Appleby Died of the Cholera on board of the steemer while on his ...
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    May 29, 1849 May 30, 1849 May 31, 1849 June 1, 1849
  • Page 217

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

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    June 14, 1849 ~ Thursday June 14th I spent most of the day in aranging my aff[a]irs to leave for New Brunswick I packed up a large bund[le] of scraps of Paper to send to the recorder in the vall[ey] I preached in the evening to a few saints in my own house June 15, 1849 ~ Friday 15th [FIGURES] I wrote two letters to day one to Elder W. I. Appleby or Orson Hyde & one to
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    June 14, 1849 June 15, 1849 June 16, 1849 June 17, 1849 June 18, 1849 June 19, 1849 June 20, 1849
  • Page 220

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

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    we were about leaving on board of a steemer for Thomaston in all places as we passed along cannon were fired in honor of the 4th A Table was set at Thomaston for 800 men to take dinner but I should feel more like fasting & praying on the 4th of July than making a display of Celebration untill the Latter Day saints and all people could have the privilege of worshiping God according to the dictates of their own conscience without having there brains blown out for it. And now while I write a Company ...
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    July 5, 1849 July 6, 1849 July 7, 1849 July 8, 1849 July 9, 1849 July 10, 1849 July 11, 1849 July 12, 1849 July 13, 1849
  • Page 224

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

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    Religion but Br Russell used him up, & He went away we returned back in the evening to Br Russells & spent the night 14 m I walked out in the evening to visit Br Russell Burying ground for His family. It was surrounded by A cluster of tall pine trees it contained the bodies of 7 children 2 sons & 5 daughters viz James & Thomas, Elizabeth, Jennett, Agness, & two infants the sons & Daughters of Joseph & Agness Russell. All died in infancy & childhood except Thomas ...
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    July 24, 1849 July 25, 1849 July 26, 1849 July 27, 1849 July 28, 1849
  • Page 228

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

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    August 13, 1849 ~ Monday Aug 113th [FIGURES] I this day looked over my letters & papers sent to me in my Absecnse during last two months And I find I have recieved the following viz 15 Letters from the following persons G. J. Hardy, John Druce N H Felt, Alberd. J. Cowden, Mary Ann Pratt, Barsheba W. Smith, John Benbow Thomas Cartwright, James Burgess 2 ...
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    August 13, 1849 August 14, 1849 August 15, 1849 August 16, 1849 August 17, 1849 August 18, 1849 August 19, 1849 August 20, 1849 August 21, 1849 August 22, 1849 August 23, 1849 August 24, 1849 August 25, 1849