James Bird

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  • Page 189

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

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    Ours As Brothers that his People should not steal from our People if any of them did let him know it And He would Punish them And stop it. the Brethren told him they did not want his men to steal from the calafornians for we were at peace with them. Walker replyed my men {[illegible]} hate the spanyards And will steal from them And I cannot help it Brothers Daniel Browett, Allen And Cox were all killed by A Band of Diggers in ...
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    January 25, 1849 January 26, 1849 January 27, 1849 January 28, 1849 January 29, 1849
  • Page 195

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

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    February 16, 1849 ~ Friday 16th [FIGURE] I recieved A letter from Wm Low spent the day writi[ng] February 17, 1849 ~ Saturday 17th I visited Boston And obtained the New York weekly Her[ald] I[t] was full of news on Calafornia, gold digings, &c large Extra[cts] from the Calafornia Star. Advertisment of Samuel Brannan & Wm Stout merchantman took gold at $16 per oz. Murders were spoke of And Exhertion to form ...
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    February 16, 1849 February 17, 1849 February 18, 1849 February 19, 1849 February 20, 1849 February 21, 1849 February 22, 1849 February 23, 1849 February 24, 1849
  • Page 196

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

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    February 26, 1849 ~ Sunday *256th [FIGURES] 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 Portland Maine for their exhamination. I expressed my feelings upon the subject. I Also recieved A letter from Br Wm Maxfield of Wilmot Creek N. B. February 25, 1849 ~ ...
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    February 25, 1849 February 26, 1849 February 27, 1849 February 28, 1849 March 1, 1849
  • Page 200

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

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    March 13, 1849 ~ Tuesday [FIGURES] ^March 1849^ 13th I this day called upon Francis N Mitchell stone seal engraver, Die sinker &c, 15 Tremont Row, Boston, And searched A record entitled General Armoury of England By John Burnard Burke Heraldry (to find my coat of Arms which I found to be the following) Woodroffe or Woodruff Lord Mayor of London 1579 Poyle, Co Surrey). G U on a chev ar, Crest a Dexter ar three Bucks heads erased sa a Cheif perfess ...
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    March 13, 1849 March 14, 1849 March 15, 1849 March 16, 1849 March 17, 1849 March 18, 1849 March 19, 1849
  • Page 209

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

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    & fired upon the people and killed 21 and wounded 33 the spirit of Mobing has been Manifest evry since in New York and the spirit of Mobing war confusion and anarchy is appearing all ove[r] the Earth. A mob of late arose in Canida of 7000, surrounded t[he] Parliament House broke in the windows stoned & egged the Govornour Lord Elgin & all members of Parliament burnt the Parliament House to the ground & all the Canidia Canadian Record[s] for 5000 years war is poured out upon all
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    May 15, 1849 May 16, 1849 May 17, 1849 May 18, 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
  • Page 176

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

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    November 29, 1848 ~ Wednesday 29th I went to Boston with Mrs Woodruff & bought a bed and some other things and mailed letters November 30, 1848 ~ Thursday 30th This is thanksgiving day in Mass. I dined upon a baked goose and plum pudding with my family. Br & sister Page took tea with me. Br & Sister Badlam Br & sister Bird & ...
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    November 29, 1848 November 30, 1848 December 1, 1848 December 2, 1848 December 3, 1848 December 4, 1848 December 8, 1848 December 9, 1848 December 10, 1848 December 11, 1848 December 12, 1848 December 13, 1848 December 14, 1848 December 15, 1848 December 16, 1848 December 17, 1848
  • Page 178

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

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    December 21, 1848 ~ Thursday 21st I spent the day at home writing December 22, 1848 ~ Friday 22nd [FIGURES] I went into Boston and done a little trealling Brother Gates called upon me & gave me a letter from Br Joseph Grover I wrote one to him in return Br Little spent the night with me. December 23, 1848 ~ Saturday 23rd [FIGURE] I wrote 4 letter to Little & Hardy, to Orson ...
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    December 21, 1848 December 22, 1848 December 23, 1848 December 24, 1848 December 25, 1848 December 26, 1848 December 27, 1848 December 28, 1848 December 29, 1848 December 30, 1848 December 31, 1848
  • Page 227

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    February 12, 1877 ~ Monday Feb 12, 1877 I spent the day writing on the ceremonies & we spent the Evening with President Young reading the ceremony we received a Telegram ^[FIGURES]^ [from] washington saying the Electorial Committy at washington had broaken up All the dimocratts had resigned The Clerk of the House had ordered the commission to stop counting the votes and disorg- anize Great Excitement Exhist in washington February 13, 1877 ~ Tuesday 13 I spent the day in the Temple we baptized ...
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    February 12, 1877 February 13, 1877 February 14, 1877 February 15, 1877 February 16, 1877