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  • Page 167

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    July 21, 1837 ~ Friday JULY 21st I left Hartford at 5. oclock AM & on foot I walked during the day 52 miles & stop't for the night 14 miles west of worcester at 8 oclock making 15 hours that I walked 3 1/2 miles per hour through a hot Sultry day {Distance} 52 miles July 22, 1837 ~ Saturday 22nd Arose much refresh'd by sleep & walked into Worcester whare I took breakfast after a ...
    Dates:
    July 21, 1837 July 22, 1837 July 23, 1837 July 24, 1837 July 25, 1837 July 26, 1837 July 27, 1837 July 28, 1837 July 29, 1837 July 30, 1837 July 31, 1837
  • Page 127

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

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    June 6, 1840 ~ Saturday June 6th I walked to Br Benj. Hills at Turkey Hall & spent the night 4 mile June 7, 1840 ~ Sunday 7th Sunday according to appointment I met a congregation of saints & sinners at the coars Lawn for the purpose of holding a camp meeting I preached in the fore part of the day & was followed by a Priest. & in the afternoon several of the Priest & Elder delivered their testimony, & I closed the meeting ...
    Dates:
    June 6, 1840 June 7, 1840 June 8, 1840 June 9, 1840 June 10, 1840 June 11, 1840
  • Page 307

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

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    the record of the Twelve Apostles which was read before us this record commenced in the valley of the Great Salt Lake at the filling up of the quorum of the Twelve it contained many items of Interest. After it was read & remarks made it was moved & carried that the record of the Twelve Apostles be put into the hands of Wilford Woodruff to keep & record such acts as was necessary we then appointed a meeting for the Twelve to meet each Monday night whi[l]e we could ...
    Dates:
    February 4, 1851
  • Page 324

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

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    [FIGURE] During the evening we met for prayer after which the president taught us much to our edifycation. The spirit should controll the body the monitor whispers to the mind of man when it does [wrog] wrong & sayes this is wrong points out the right path & sayes walk ye in it the soul or spirit of man wants feeding as well as the body or it will dry up & wither like the quakers & other sects A Mormon boy will whip out the priest we will advance untill we ...
    Dates:
    June 16, 1851 June 21, 1851 June 22, 1851
  • Page 4

    Part of Letter to Asahel H. Woodruff, 11 December 1835

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    I made mention to you respecting the Church in Cincinnati I have since learned that that Church principly had [mo[ved to Missouri But as I feel a great interest for your prosp[rtes] Salvation & Eternal interest of all my relatives I wish you would read the Messenger & Advocate the paper published at Kirtland Ohio inasmuch as you have time & opportunity by that you will in some degree have if a chance of investigating the subject. I send our Parents the paper Brother Asahel ...
  • Page 245

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    Aug 12, 1857 noDrummond was not the maine cause of the United States sending thereir Armies against us "I think it is. There is not any of the government officers which have been sent here who have any interest with us But they have tried to destroy us. Capt van vleit said this is the case with most men in the Territories they received their offices as a steping stone to the senatorship, but they have no interest for the people. This people have been lied about the worst of any people ...
  • Page 112

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    January 7, 1861 ~ Monday Jan 7 1861 I spent the forenoon in the office Journalizing and the afternoon in the Legislature. I called to see President Wells He was No better appeared to have the Quinsey I spent the Evening at home writing Letters [FIGURE] I wrote 2 Letters one to Ozem Thompson, one to Ann Cossetts The poney Express came in the evening brought a Letter From capt Hooper to President Young up to Dec 25th ...
    Dates:
    January 7, 1861 January 8, 1861 January 9, 1861 January 10, 1861 January 11, 1861 January 12, 1861 January 13, 1861
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Aphek and Azubah Woodruff, 25 August 1836

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    Dear Parents, I hope you nor none of my friends will think me assuming while addressing you upon spiritual Subjects I have but one motive in view & that to clean my garments of all whether they be Parents Brethren Sisters Neighbours Priest or People Kings or rullers whareever my My Master calls. My motive is ^to^ act for the best good of all my fellowmen. But O how changed the scene a few months since my mind was flushed with the idea of accumilateing something of this worlds goods that I might enjoy the ...
  • Page 235

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    ^I attended a Theatrical Exhibition at Brother G. Q Cannons residence by his children^ May 11, 1889 ~ Saturday Saturday, May 11 1889 At my farm I planted 1 dozen white Pond Lillies in the pond and dittches which I obtained from the East May 12, 1889 ~ Sunday Sunday May 12/89 I spent the day at the farm and went to Clara's in the Evening. May 13, 1889 ~ Monday ...
    Dates:
    May 11, 1889 May 12, 1889 May 13, 1889 May 14, 1889
  • Page 1

    Part of Discourse 1881-08-24

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    DISCOURSE BY ELDER WILFORD WOODRUFF, DELIVERED In the Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Sunday Afternoon, June 12th, 1881. ______________ REPORTED BY JOHN IRVINE. _____________ The Object of Assembling together - The Sacrament - All people should have the privilege of worshipping God according to the dictates sf their own conscience - Why this furore 'against the "Mormons" - Mr. Coyner's statement before a Missionary Society in Rochester - Delivery of the Gospel to Joseph Smith - Book of Mormon and the Bible contain the same Gospel - It required an angel from heaven to reetore ...