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  • Page 169

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    September 1, 1840 ~ Tuesday Sept 1.st I walked out in the after noon with Elders Smith & Kimball to visit some of the great works of man, we visited the Thames Tunnel which is considered one of the greatest wonders of the world. We entered the Tunnel on the South Side of the river Thames at Rotherhithe & after going about about 80 feet down into the earth we entered the archway on the left which ...
    Dates:
    September 1, 1840 September 2, 1840
  • Page 340

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    we traveled 7 miles & stoped for the night September 20, 1844 ~ Friday 20th We passed through the locks slowly. I spent the day in perusing an interesting work entitled "Narrative & recollections of Van Demans Land During a three years captivity of Stephen S Wright together with an account of the battle of Prescot in which he was taken prisioner; his imprisonment in Cannda; Trial, Condemnation and transportation to Australia. His terrible sufferings in the british Penal colony of Van Demands ...
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    September 20, 1844
  • Page 257

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    been to great expens in fiting out an army of 500,000 men to assist Mehemit Ali & for other purposes. Endeavering at the same time to fort ify Paris by surrounding it with a strong wall, but in the midst of this scenery they have been suffering under one constant torrent of Judgment, the sea has hove itself beyound its bounds the rivers Seine, Saone & Rhone overflowed their banks turned out of therr course & these created a flood unparellelled in that ...
  • Page 22

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    Sister Album sent us ^[FIGURE]^ two loaves of bread and a lump of Butter. -[Elder Kimball & myself]- bought each of our wives A Muslin DeLain Dress I also boug- ht one of the same kind for Sister Eunice Woodruff all three of the Dresses or the pattern was exactly alik we {paid} 5 {sterling apiece [half] the summer dress} Also bought a foot rool rule a pair of nut cracks & twesers of Mrs Algood. We walked to ...
    Dates:
    February 5, 1841
  • Page 34

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    soon sink they Did so, & I began to revive in the evening & spent a little more comfortable night February 22, 1841 ~ Monday 22 was much better & enabled to sit up, most of the day February 23, 1841 ~ Tuesday 23rd Arose in the morning refreshed by sleep s[t]ill felt weak in body wrot a few lines in my Journal with a feble hand, [FIGURE] Received 2 letters from E. Bromley & a Brother in the Potteries. Elder Snow wrote to Elder ...
    Dates:
    February 22, 1841 February 23, 1841
  • Page 40

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    & at last cut his own throat after reigning 13 years 7 months & 28 days. Galba next reigned 7 months & lost his head. Otho took his place & was killed in battle. Vespasian was declaired emperor in AD 70 & gave his son Titus command of the army that was to lay siege to Jerrusalem, while John & Simon were at war with each other in the city of Jerrusalem & the roman army without, & the vengeance of God from above the citiy was soon distroyed, the temple ...
  • Page 55

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    death & much poison run out of his mouth the interpetation is when we arive at Edinborough I shall be opposed by {the presiding elder} for appointing Br Banks to preside over that branch of the church & confer ence distance of the day 12 March 19, 1845 ~ Wednesday 19th I rode to Glasgow met with Hedlock & Ward we got two New York prophets which brought glorious News of the com- mencement of ...
    Dates:
    March 19, 1845
  • Page 60

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    After visiting each appartment of the palace we all called upon one of the brethren & took Dinner, after which we visited other portions of the City. Sir Walter Scotts Monument is a splendid specimin of art we saw the Scotch Gientess as we passed along I spent the night with Br Henry McEwan No 2 High Rigs distance of the day 12 m March 23, 1845 ~ Sunday Edinborough Conference Met in Edinborough on Sunday 22 23rd March ...
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    March 23, 1845 March 24, 1845
  • Page 93

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    Lyman Wight for presenting the subject of politicks through the public press in a manner that was derogatory to the character of the church & closing up what public feeling there was manifest in our favor May 13, 1839 ~ Monday to May 14, 1839 ~ Tuesday 13th & 14th I spent in preparing myself to move to Commerce or Montrose in the Ioway Territory. I [FIGURE] wrote a Letter to Elder Milton Holmes by the direction of the Twelve informing ...
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    May 13, 1839 May 14, 1839 May 15, 1839 May 16, 1839 May 17, 1839 May 18, 1839 May 19, 1839 May 20, 1839
  • Page 84

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    why yet remains a secret. He did not ask us our names untill we left next morning distance 10 m July 20, 1843 ~ Thursday 20th We walked 2 miles to Br Jackson who was cradling wheat we went with him to his house he gave us a sovreign to assist us on our Journey we then walked back to the City of Cincinnati & we were weary with our Journey making 15 miles we had walked 14 mi July 21, 1843 ~ Friday ...
    Dates:
    July 20, 1843 July 21, 1843 July 22, 1843 July 23, 1843 July 24, 1843 July 25, 1843 July 26, 1843