Machias, Washington County, Maine

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  • 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 ...
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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 221

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

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    July 14, 1849 ~ Saturday 14th Wind Dead ahead. We beat up the river. Got to the town of Macbias at 5 oclok. After spending a few moments on Shore I went to the wharf & went on board of a 5 ton schooner John Eldridge capt & owner. We started for Beaver Harbor in Penfield. We had a good run & breeze all night. Distance from Machias port to the Town 7 miles And vary Crooked. 7 m. July 15, 1849 ~ ...
    Dates:
    July 14, 1849 July 15, 1849 July 16, 1849 July 17, 1849