Johnsons Settlement, Tooele County, Utah Territory

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  • Page 135

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

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    were good south. He came into the office & all the presidency sat for an hour together & herd History read July 16, 1856 ~ Wednesday 16th President B Young bought 33 Head of stray Cattle at auction paid $700 at $221.21 cts each I spent most of the day at the office. He called into the office & heard History read for about 2 Hours July 17, 1856 ~ Thursday 17th In company with Professor Carrington Elders
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    July 16, 1856 July 17, 1856 July 18, 1856 July 19, 1856 July 20, 1856 July 21, 1856
  • Page 300

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

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    March 16, 1858 ~ Tuesday March 16 The rush valley company met in the Office in the morning Luke Johnson was present the Indians are stealing horses and cattle and threatning life to such a degree that President Young sent word to Bishop Rowbury to gather in the people and stock on the outpost and set a guard to watch the passes I called upon President Young to ask his council about the Johnson settlement ...
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    March 16, 1858 March 17, 1858 March 18, 1858 March 19, 1858
  • Page 351

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

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    Dec 3 one thousand Dollars counting the value of the time of those who attended December 4, 1858 ~ Saturday 4th It is vary cold weather we hear of vary many anim als freezing to death & several men Brother Samuel Levan on Cottonwood froze to death it is rumoured that several others are frozen to Death I spent the day in the office on scrap Books I spent the evening at President Young with President Young D. H. Wells
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    December 4, 1858 December 5, 1858 December 6, 1858 December 7, 1858 December 8, 1858 December 9, 1858
  • Page 352

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

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    Dec 9th A Table of Distances from Great Salt Lake City To Johnsons Fort in Rush Valley Shambip County Council House to Jordon Bridge 1.81 Miles 1.81 Jordon Bridge to point of Mountain 11 08/100 D[itt]o 12.84 Point of Mountain to Black Rock 6 30/100 Do 19.14 Black Rock to E. T. City 3.74 Do 22.88 E T City ...
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    December 10, 1858
  • Page 421

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

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    July 8, 1859 ~ Friday July 8th {{It is a cool morning. I spent the day in the office we had a hard rain in the evening and a shower in the night}} July 9, 1859 ~ Saturday 9th {{A cool morning I spent a part of the forenoon in the office I called at the president's office at noon He was settling some difficulty with blind [Bradford] Leonard Captain Hooper on Babbits estate he ...
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    July 8, 1859 July 9, 1859 July 10, 1859 July 11, 1859
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Ezra T. Benson, 31 July 1856

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    Historian's Office G. S. L. City. July 31 1856 Elder Benson, O Dear Sir, While writing to Brother Pratt, I felt it was your due to receive a page also. I will begin by saying your family are well, though I presume Sister Benson writes you by mail. I paid a visit to Tooele and Rush Vallies a week ago on Saturday and Sunday. I find the City of E. T. look sorrowful. Brother Maughn and some ...
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    July 31, 1856