Provo, Utah County, Utah Territory

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  • Page 100

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. In 1848, after my return to Winter Quarters from our pioneer journey, I was appointed by the Presidency of the Church to take my family and go to Boston, to gather up the remnant of the Latter-day Saints and lead them to the valleys of the mountains. While on my way east I put my carriage into the yard of one of the brethren in Indiana, and Brother Orson Hyde set his wagon by the side ...
  • Page 160

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 1859)

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    & shall be an active assistance unto Bishop Hunter in gathering the Tithing of the people that the Temples of our God may be built & his works carried on. Let your heart be comforted you shall be blessed with evry good thing your heart shall desire & your heart words shall be like a two Edged sword among the people & we seal you up unto Eternal Life & no man shall take your Crown we seal all these Blessings upon your head in the name of Jesus Christ Amen
    Dates:
    October 13, 1856 October 14, 1856
  • Page 114

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 1859)

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    January 17, 1856 ~ Thursday 17th I spent the day writing & preparing to leave for home tomorrow January 18, 1856 ~ Friday 18th [FIGRURE] The Legislature met this morning at the state House at 5 oclok and adjourned till the 2d Monday in dec 1856 after adjournment The Governor & all the Northern Members & Judges started for home it was a vary cold morning we rode to the severe [River] & on to within 1 mile of Chicken Creek & ...
    Dates:
    January 17, 1856 January 18, 1856 January 19, 1856 January 20, 1856 January 21, 1856 January 22, 1856 January 23, 1856 January 25, 1856 January 26, 1856
  • Page 87

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 1859)

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    October 22, 1855 ~ Monday Oct 22 I returned home to salt Lake City distance 15 mils October 23, 1855 ~ Tuesday to October 27, 1855 ~ Saturday 23 to 27 I spent the week at home. A Quarterly conference was held at Provo on 27 & 28 by P P & O Pratt & others October 28, 1855 ~ Sunday Sunday 28 I spent the day & night at home writing conference minutes October 29 ...
    Dates:
    October 22, 1855 October 23, 1855 October 27, 1855 October 28, 1855 October 29, 1855 October 31, 1855 November 1, 1855 November 2, 1855 November 3, 1855 November 4, 1855 November 5, 1855 November 6, 1855 November 8, 1855
  • Page 69

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 1859)

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    in a rain storm Salt Creek Fort is 104 Rods square 6 feet thick at the bottom 2 1/2 feet thick at the top 12 feet high & nearly finished. It con- tains 80 families & 350 persons they have 1 man school of 50 schollars we took supper at this Fort & rode on to the Springs & camped for the night 54 mile May 26, 1855 ~ Saturday Saturday 26 We started at 5 oclock rode to summit & on to payson & took breakfast. Pason ...
    Dates:
    May 26, 1855 May 27, 1855
  • Page 71

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 1859)

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    June 11, 1855 ~ Monday to June 16, 1855 ~ Saturday 11 to 16th I spent the time drawing stone & hunting cattle June 17, 1855 ~ Sunday 17th I spent the time at meeting in the evening I attended the prayer circle June 18, 1855 ~ Monday 18 President Young & company started on their tour north June 18, 1855 ~ Monday to June 23, 1855 ~ Saturday 18th to 23d I spent the time drawing stone sand clay &c for building ...
    Dates:
    June 11, 1855 June 16, 1855 June 17, 1855 June 18, 1855 June 18, 1855 June 23, 1855 June 24, 1855 June 25, 1855 June 29, 1855 June 30, 1855 June 30, 1855 July 1, 1855 July 2, 1855 July 3, 1855 July 4, 1855 July 5, 1855 July 7, 1855 July 8, 1855 July 9, 1855 July 10, 1855 July 11, 1855 July 12, 1855
  • Page 72

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 1859)

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    July 13, 1855 ~ Friday 13th The conference opened at Provo this morning by Prayer & the People were addressed by President Brigham Young in the fore part of the day & followed by H. C Kimball in the afternoon by J. M. Grant & Samuel Richards in the afternoon July 14, 1855 ~ Saturday 14th President Young, Joseph Young, E. T. Benson & Brother
    Dates:
    July 13, 1855 July 14, 1855 July 15, 1855 July 16, 1855 July 17, 1855 July 21, 1855 July 22, 1855 July 23, 1855 July 28, 1855 July 29, 1855
  • Page 30

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 1859)

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    as he tells me I do the will of my Father in Heaven for he is the only man that holds the keys of salvation. when I feel reluctant to do his will I feel bad & so do you all. when I do his will I can sleep in peace & my heart is consoled all the day long. this is also the case with you when you do not do as your Bishop tells you. Last year your improvements were all scattered about but now you are got into a smashed suckertash pie. now go to & ...
  • Page 311

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

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    March 30, 1851 ~ Sunday 30th Sunday Brother Kimball addressed the meeting & was followed by others we met for Prayer in the evening March 31, 1851 ~ Monday 31st We had a snow storm I went into the big field however to ploughing April 1, 1851 ~ Tuesday to April 4, 1851 ~ Friday Apriail 1, 2, 3, ^&^ 4 I spent this week in the field ploughing we sowed 13 acres of wheat 5 acres of 7 head ...
    Dates:
    March 30, 1851 March 31, 1851 April 1, 1851 April 4, 1851 April 5, 1851 April 6, 1851 April 7, 1851 April 12, 1851 April 13, 1851 April 14, 1851 April 15, 1851 April 16, 1851 April 17, 1851 April 18, 1851 April 19, 1851 April 20, 1851 April 21, 1851 April 22, 1851 April 23, 1851 April 24, 1851 April 25, 1851
  • Page 316

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

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    May 22, 1851 ~ Thursday 22nd we had a good road to day we drove to salt creek Nooned then passed Mt Nebo & willow creek went to summit creek & camped we drove 36 miles to day May 23, 1851 ~ Friday 23rd we rode to Petetenich & to Provo fort & on to Battle creek & camped May 24, 1851 ~ Saturday 24th we drove into the salt Lake valley. I left Brothers
    Dates:
    May 22, 1851 May 23, 1851 May 24, 1851 May 25, 1851 May 26, 1851 May 27, 1851 May 28, 1851 May 29, 1851 May 30, 1851 May 31, 1851 June 1, 1851