Nauvoo Temple, Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois

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  • Page 177

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

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    During A D 1845 I Published 3000 copies of the Doctrins and Covenants in Liverpool England and secured the copy wright in London it being the first Europe- an edition. I Also published 3000 copies of the Hymn Book and 20,000 copies of the Proclamation of the Twelve Apostles. I visited Liverpool, Manchester, Birmingham London Glasgow Edinburgh and many other parts of England and Scotland. I collected £317.12.0 or $1585 for the
  • Page 233

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

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    April 11, 1846 ~ Saturday 11th Arived in St Louis at 10 oclok took passage for Nauvoo on the Red wing at $4 each I bought A bill of Farming utensial Plough log chains Axes shovels, Hoes, spades, sythes sickels, forks, steel Iron combs cards grindstone breast & trace chains codfish cheese &c &c the whole Bill $67. Also A Hat for Father $2.75 1 bolt cotton $3.25 other Sundrys $3.40. I spent the day in the city of ...
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    April 11, 1846 April 12, 1846 April 13, 1846
  • Page 234

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

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    Privilege of meeting with my Dear wife & children I found them all well as could be expected they like myself had a hard voyage across the ocean they were 9 weeks & 4 days on the Passage and ownly got Home A few days before me. we were all Happy to meet Here I met my wife And all my children for over one year Here Parents & Children also meet I spent the night once more with my family distance from St Louis ...
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    April 14, 1846 April 15, 1846
  • Page 236

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

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    April 19, 1846 ~ Sunday 19th Sunday I met A congregation of the Saints in the grove by the Temple of some Thousands And I had the Satisfaction of Having in company with me My Father And wife and children cousin Betsey Cossett &c I spoke to the People And expressed my feelings in plainness upon some subjects I felt thankful for the privilege of speaking to the saints in Nauvoo in view of the Temple ...
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    April 19, 1846 April 20, 1846 April 21, 1846 April 22, 1846 April 23, 1846 April 24, 1846 April 25, 1846
  • Page 237

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

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    April 26, 1846 ~ Sunday 26 ^[FIGURE] Sunday^ I rode several hourse to buy some ox yoke I bought three it was A busy day with me In the evening I met in council with Br Hyde trustees &c And Herd a letter red from Govornor Ford which shows the blackness of his heart & the spirit of mobocracy He will no more attempt to protect us but will let the mob loose upon the remainder of the saints I have to keep guard at home nights ...
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    April 26, 1846 April 27, 1846 April 28, 1846 April 29, 1846 April 30, 1846
  • Page 238

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

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    in the united shout of Hosanna to God And the L[a]mb which entered the Heavens to the joy And consolation of our hearts we prayed for the camp of Israel, for good weather that we might not be disturbed by any mob untill the dedication was over I returned home thankful for the privilege of assisting in the dedication of the Temple of the Lord May 1, 1846 ~ Friday May 1st 1846 We met for A public dedication of the Temple this Morning Enterance was $1 each to pay ...
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    May 1, 1846
  • Page 239

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

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    May 2, 1846 ~ Saturday 2nd I spent the day in doing business in the city [FIGURE] May 3, 1846 ~ Sunday 3rd May Sunday the saints began to gather at the Temple at an early hour And by ten oclock the House was filled to a great extent. My wife, Father, Mother, cousin & others took A seat in front of the Melchez idec Priesthood I occupied the uper stand in company with Br Hyde &
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    May 2, 1846 May 3, 1846
  • Page 245

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

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    The saints had laboured faithfully & finished the Temple & were now recieved as A church with our dead this is glory enough for building the Temple And thousands of the Saints have recieved there endowment in it And the light will not go out many other remar- ks were made by Elder Woodruff when the meeting & dedication of the Temple closed. May 4, 1846 ~ Monday 4th I spent the day ^morning^ in the city vary busy getting ready to go about 30 ...
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    May 4, 1846 May 5, 1846 May 6, 1846 May 7, 1846 May 8, 1846 May 9, 1846 May 10, 1846
  • Page 246

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

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    I went to the Temple at an early hour found the House filled Elder Phelps opened by Prayer. IAddressed the saints from the words of Solomon "there is a time to all things And for evry purpose under heavens there is a season" I was followed by A. Fielding B. Clapp And others. I had a good day perhaps the last time I shall preach in that House May 11, 1846 ~ Monday 11th I again crossed ...
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    May 11, 1846 May 12, 1846 May 13, 1846 May 14, 1846 May 15, 1846 May 16, 1846
  • Page 248

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

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    May 19, 1846 ~ Tuesday 19th I crossed the river to Montrose And Had An interview with A company of Saints from Pennsylvania among whom was Br Luts Joseph Sidwell Brother Malin & others Br Sidwell let Br Hyde have $700 dollars for the camp $100 for Himself & $100 for me I again returned to Nauvoo aranged some business saw Mother Woodruff Dwight & ...
    Dates:
    May 19, 1846 May 20, 1846 May 21, 1846 May 22, 1846