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 ...
  • Page 107

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 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 Rockewell Orson Pratt, Enoch Reese, John S Folman then Governor
    Dates:
    January 10, 1856 January 11, 1856 January 12, 1856 January 13, 1856
  • Page 231

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

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    September 19, 1849 ~ Wednesday 19th We went to the pond fishing the fore part of the day. Caught 15 Pickerell some 25 other fish. So we had a feast of fresh fish for our dinner. I had a good meeting with the saints in the evening. I spoke lengthy & was followed by the brethren. September 20, 1849 ~ Thursday 20th I took the parting hand with the Saints also my family & we all Felt that we had never enjoyed A better visit with the saints in Bradford. We ...
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    September 19, 1849 September 20, 1849 September 21, 1849 September 22, 1849 September 23, 1849
  • Page 392

    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 ...
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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 ...