Nauvoo Provision Store, Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois

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  • Page 121

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

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    when a man is chastized he gets angry & will not endure it. The reason we do not have the secrets of the Lord revealed unto us is because we do not keep them but reveal them, we do not keep our own secrets but reveal our difficulties to the world even to our enemies then how would we keep the secrets of the Lord Joseph says I can keep a secret till dooms day. He spoke of love what greater love hath any man than that he ...
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    December 20, 1841 December 24, 1841 December 25, 1841
  • Page 129

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

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    January 3, 1842 ~ Monday Jan 3rd I spent the day drawing wood for Albert Smith from the Island across the Missisippi river on the Ice January 4, 1842 ~ Tuesday 4th I drew wood from the Island for myself. One man while crossing the river broke through the Ice & lost his whole esstablishment under the Ice ie horses harness & slay January 5, 1842 ~ Wednesday 5th I spent the day drawing wood ...
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    January 3, 1842 January 4, 1842 January 5, 1842 January 6, 1842 January 7, 1842 January 8, 1842 January 9, 1842 January 10, 1842
  • Page 131

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

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    January 23, 1842 ~ Sunday 23rd Sunday I preached a[t] Joseph's the Seers from the Book of mormon & was much blessed in my mind January 24, 1842 ~ Monday 24th I spent the day visiting the sick January 25, 1842 ~ Tuesday 25 I spent the day in the Nauvoo store January 26, 1842 ~ Wednesday 26th I took a walk with Br Daniel Bullard through various parts of Nauvoo [FIGURE] I bought ...
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    January 23, 1842 January 24, 1842 January 25, 1842 January 26, 1842 January 27, 1842 January 28, 1842 January 29, 1842 January 30, 1842 January 31, 1842
  • Page 132

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

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    February 1, 1842 ~ Tuesday Feb 1st I assisted in drawing up from the river two large stones to the Nauvoo house ^for the^ threshholds of doors February 2, 1842 ~ Wednesday 2nd Elder Pitt assisted me in Painting my house February 3, 1842 ~ Thursday Feb 3rd 1842 Thursday [FIGURE] A Revelation was given a few days since for the Twelve to obtain the printi- ng esstablishment of E Robinson & govern the printing ...
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    February 1, 1842 February 2, 1842 February 3, 1842 February 4, 1842 February 5, 1842 February 6, 1842
  • Page 133

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

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    February 7, 1842 ~ Monday to February 11, 1842 ~ Friday Feb 7, 8, & 9 ^10 & 11^ I spent in the printing office & was busy in setting in order many things about the office February 12, 1842 ~ Saturday 12th I attended the City Council it was an interesting day the subject of our rights was discused & among other things a Law passed regulating hawkers pedlers auctioneers &c February 13, 1842 ~ Sunday 13th I preached on Sunday at Br ...
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    February 7, 1842 February 11, 1842 February 12, 1842 February 13, 1842 February 14, 1842 February 16, 1842 February 17, 1842 February 18, 1842 February 19, 1842
  • Page 117

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

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    November 22, 1841 ~ Monday Nov 22nd I got my Bedroom plastered by J. Hodson November 23, 1841 ~ Tuesday 23rd I spent the day to work at home November 24, 1841 ~ Wednesday 24th [FIGURE] I commenced taking charge of the provision store for the committee of the Nauvoo House I also cut & drew two loads of wood to my door November 25, 1841 ~ Thursday 25th I spent a part of the day ...
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    November 22, 1841 November 23, 1841 November 24, 1841 November 25, 1841 November 26, 1841 November 27, 1841 November 28, 1841 November 29, 1841 November 30, 1841 December 1, 1841
  • Page 118

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

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    After retiring to rest at night I was called upon by Brother Meeks to go with him to lay hands upon his wife who was possessed with a devil I went with him to his house & found his wife foaming in great agony I lade hands upon her & rebuked the devil & he came out of her & she soon fell asleep & I returned home, & If I had judg- ed from outward appearances I should have thought the devil followed me home & entered into our Cat for ...
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    December 2, 1841 December 3, 1841 December 4, 1841 December 5, 1841 December 6, 1841
  • Page 119

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

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    December 7, 1841 ~ Tuesday Dec 7th I spent most of my time in the Store but in the evening I attended meeting & herd a discourse deliverd by Lyman Wight who declaired some most stirling truths concerning the building of the Temple & the Nauvoo House if the Saints did not do it they would be rejected as a Church with their dead saith the Lord we should again be driven &c he spoke in truth & ...
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    December 7, 1841 December 8, 1841 December 9, 1841 December 11, 1841 December 12, 1841 December 13, 1841 December 14, 1841 December 15, 1841 December 16, 1841 December 17, 1841 December 18, 1841
  • Page 33

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    (Continued from page 344.) HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. -[FROM HIS OWN PEN.]- I went to Scarborough, Maine, after my wife, and also my son, Wilford, who was born March 22, 1840. My daughter, Sarah Emma, had died July 17, 1840. I returned to New York, and started for Nauvoo, via the Lakes; was wrecked on Lake Michigan in the steamer Chesapeake, but arrived in ...
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    March 22, 1840 July 17, 1840 October 6, 1841 February 3, 1842 March 5, 1842 September 24, 1842 July 7, 1843 November 2, 1843
  • Page 37

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

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    attend a General Conference. A vast assembly had gathered at Haw Cross to attend my meeting the house, door yard, and street was crowded and among it was a large mob a mob had gathered. I preached to the people, 5 came forward and wished to be baptized the mob surrounded the pool armed with stones. I dismissed the meeting and went away but both the congregation and mob remained on the ground till midnight and as there was no prospect of their dispersing and the candidates were anxious to be baptized ...
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    March 22, 1840 April 22, 1840 August 18, 1840 March 4, 1841 April 20, 1841 May 20, 1841 October 6, 1841 February 3, 1842