Keg Creek, Mills, Pottawattamie, Harrison and Shelby Counties, Iowa

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  • Page 19

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

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    February 15, 1847 ~ Monday 15th I met in council with the President & Council captains of Hundreds, fifties, and tens, to further the organization of the Camp of Israel I recieved an appointment to go to Kegg Creek with Br Smoot to organize the people ther one of the Chiefs of the Otoes was present this morning. In the evening I met with the quorum of the Twelve & others to learn to take the proper steps in dancing February 16, 1847 ~ ...
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    February 15, 1847 February 16, 1847
  • Page 25

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

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    I know that the women generally rule there husbands & the children their Mothers. But when a woman under- takes to rule me I want her to be so secret about it that I cannot catch her at it. Now I do not want the brethren from my remarks to abuse thereir wives, but treat them kindly: do there heavy luging but dont wash there dishes as some men do. At the close of the remarks there was a little exercise by music & dancing & the meeting was dismised
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    February 17, 1847 February 18, 1847 February 19, 1847 February 20, 1847 February 21, 1847 February 22, 1847 February 23, 1847 February 24, 1847 February 25, 1847