Sacramento, Sacramento County, California

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  • Page 101

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    SAVED FROM A STEAM-BOAT DISASTER. While returning to Utah in 1850 with a large company of Saints from Boston and the east, on my arrival at Pittsburg I engaged a passage for myself and company on a steamer to St. Louis. But no sooner had I engaged the passage than the Spirit said to me, "Go not on board of that steamer, neither you nor your company.'' I obeyed the revelation to me, and I did not go on board ...
  • Page 107

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

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    [FIGURE] Jan 9th At 7 oclok in the evening the Legislature & citizens of Fillmore met in the school House to take into consideration the propriety of Esstablishing a weekly or daily line of stages & Mail from the Missouri River to Sacramento the Secretary A. W. Babbitt spoke first. He was followed by Judge Stiles Porter Rockwell Orson Pratt, Enoch Reese, John S Folman then Governor
    Dates:
    January 10, 1856 January 11, 1856 January 12, 1856 January 13, 1856
  • Page 346

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    September 7, 1872 ~ Saturday Sept 7, 1872 I spent the day in Preparing to take a Journey to Calafornia to Attend the State Fair with G A Smith & G Q Cannon I took up a collection for G. A. Smith to Bear his Expenses I collected $1658 which I paid over to him September 8, 1872 ~ Sunday 8. Sunday I met with my Quorum in the Morning & attended Meeting in the Tabernacle all day Benjamin Hulse ...
    Dates:
    September 7, 1872 September 8, 1872 September 9, 1872 September 10, 1872 September 11, 1872 September 12, 1872
  • Page 353

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    September 26, 1872 ~ Wednesday Sept 25, 1872 G. A. Smith & myself attended the boat race in the morning the Pioneer beat I sent a Telegram to P. W. Woodruff My Bill at Sacramento was about $50 including $10 to assist to Emigrate a family of Saints. We left Sacramento at 2 oclok On the sleeping cars. I rode oin the Engine room to the summit Sira Nevada Mountain whare I had a good view of the Country September 26, 1872 ~ ...
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    September 26, 1872 September 26, 1872 September 27, 1872 September 28, 1872 September 29, 1872 September 30, 1872 October 1, 1872 October 2, 1872 October 3, 1872
  • Page 393

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

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    July 5, 1852 ~ Monday July 5th Monday This day was spent in celebration [FIGURE] of the 4th of July Govornor Young & Escort were escorted to the Tabernacle by the Mormon Battalion Silver Grays Horse company &c The day was spent The day was spent making speeches singing prayer &c July 6, 1852 ~ Tuesday 6th We had a soaking rain I spent the day hoeing & in the House July 7, 1852 ~ Wednesday to July ...
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    July 5, 1852 July 6, 1852 July 7, 1852 July 10, 1852 July 11, 1852 July 12, 1852 July 18, 1852 July 18, 1852 July 19, 1852 July 23, 1852 July 24, 1852 July 25, 1852 July 26, 1852 July 28, 1852 July 29, 1852 July 30, 1852 July 31, 1852 August 1, 1852
  • Page 9

    Part of Autobiography 1882 Leaves from My Journal Notes Testimony

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    Ohio river the boat took fire burnt the tiller ropes so they could not reach shore and the lives of nearly all were lost either by fire or water while we arrived in safety to our destination by obeying the revelation of the spirit of God to us. In another instance after attending a large conference in April and having a good deal of business to attend to I was somewhat weary and at the close of the conference I thought I would repare to my home and have a rest as I went ...
  • Page 231

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

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    July 7, 1862 ~ Monday [FIGURE] July 7th 1862 I spent the forenoon at home in the guarden the afternoon in the office, Journalizing & compiling History. Ira Jones Willis spent the afternoon with us He gave us an account of his life He was baptized April 18 1831 By Newel Knight He started with the first company for Ohio, then was sent to Jackson Co Missouri & was in the first company that ...
    Dates:
    July 7, 1862 July 8, 1862 July 9, 1862 July 10, 1862 July 11, 1862 July 12, 1862