Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah Territory

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  • Page 4

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

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    Editorial Note: Days of the week, month, day, and year of each journal entry have been inserted in the typescript in bold before each entry to aid the reader in differentiating between journal entries. see July 23rd 1835 Stenography Henry A Woodruff Son of Azmon and Harriet Woodruff Born [May 20th 1855] Married Emma Manella Woodruff She was born July 14th 1860 at SLCity Names Births Marriages ...
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    July 23, 1835
  • Page 94

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. Brother Benbow furnished us with £300 to print the first Book of Mormon that was published in England: and on the 20th of May, 1840, Brigham Young, Willard Richards and I held a council on the top of Malvern Hill, and there decided that Brigham Young go direct to Manchester and publish 3,000 copies of the Hymn Book and 3,000 copies of the Book of Mormon, this being ...
    Dates:
    May 18, 1840 May 20, 1840
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    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 ...
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    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LOST IN A SNOW STORM. I took my team and started early on Saturday morning. When I arrived at Woodruff, the Bishop urged me to stop until Monday and he would go with me. I told him, "No, I had tarried too long already." I drove on sprightly, and when within fifteen miles of Wasatch, a furious snow storm overtook me, the wind blowing heavily in my face. In fifteen minutes I could not see any road whatever, and knew not how or where to guide ...
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    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. in the book of Enoch, and are to be testified of in due time." Abraham, Isaac and Jacob were Patriarchs, and blessed their posterity. All that Jacob said and scaled upon the heads of his twelve sons has been fulfilled to the very letter, as far as time has permitted. We also have Patriarchs in our day. Father Joseph Smith, the father of the Prophet Joseph Smith, was the first Patriarch of the ...
    Dates:
    March 15, 1837
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    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL, THIRD BOOK OF THE FAITH-PROMOTING SERIES. By President W. Woodruff. DESIGNED FOR THE INSTRUCTION AND ENCOURAGEMENT OF YOUNG LATTER-DAY SAINTS. SECOND EDITION. JUVENILE INSTRUCTOR OFFICE, Salt Lake City, Utah. 1882.
  • Page 43

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 1859)

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    is published in the Deserett News of O[c]t 12 No 31 I deem it unnessary to record it here. Conference closed Sunday evening Oct 8thPresident Young preached to a congregation of several thousand out of Doors And I Believe that He preached the greatest sermon that ever was Deliverd to the Latter Day Saints since they have been a People. Elder Watt Reported I also took minutes. October 10, 1854 ~ Tuesday 10th President Young & Company started on a Journey to visit the saints south ...
  • Page 45

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 1859)

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    was in the Hands of the people they had two schools ready to commence their fort wall was 110 feet long 64 rods wide 3/4 of it was in the way of erection. A part of soldiers band was here distributed among the people to support & learn to work they did not like it & seemed vary mad some were leaving their wickeups & going to webber River. Bingham fort is 3 miles from Ogden. I left this fort & rode to Ogden Hole & preached in the ...
  • Page 46

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 1859)

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    December 9, 1854 ~ Saturday Dec 9th I left Farmington & rode Home to the salt Lake City & spent the night with my family 16 mils December 10, 1854 ~ Sunday 10 Sunday night I attended meeting in the Tabernacle Charles C. Rich Preached to the people in the forenoon upon the rise & progress of the settlement of San Barnadino W Woodruff preached in the after noon upon the subject of tithing, the poor fund & the education ...
  • Page 55

    Part of Journal (January 1854 – December 1859)

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    of the Indians. He said that He was thankful that we had got along as well as we had with the Indians since we had been here. He thought they had improved in their condition considering what advantages they had quite as much as the Saints had. After meeting I walked down & laid hands upon sister Anderson a Danish woman who was quite sick February 5, 1855 ~ Monday 5th There is quite an excitement through the city to day among the Gentiles in consequence of the preaching ...