Samuel Whitney Richards

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  • Page 158

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

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    sins for the day has come when it will not do to trifle with the Things of God nor with his servants who hold the keys of the kingdom & are called to lead us I called upon the Presidents of the seventies & all the seventies to begin this hour to call upon God for the Holy spirit & advised them to stop work & give themselves to prayer untill they could get the spirit of God I had the spirit of God in speaking unto the people I told them I had recorded what Elder
    Dates:
    October 8, 1856 October 9, 1856
  • Page 135

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

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    were good south. He came into the office & all the presidency sat for an hour together & herd History read July 16, 1856 ~ Wednesday 16th President B Young bought 33 Head of stray Cattle at auction paid $700 at $221.21 cts each I spent most of the day at the office. He called into the office & heard History read for about 2 Hours July 17, 1856 ~ Thursday 17th In company with Professor Carrington Elders
    Dates:
    July 16, 1856 July 17, 1856 July 18, 1856 July 19, 1856 July 20, 1856 July 21, 1856
  • Page 116

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

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    were rebellious to you I told them it was none of their Business He asked if that would take away any of my glory I said No it will not. If your wives are rebellious against you let them go away if they want to it will not take away my glory for my wives to leave me. If I do my Duty & do not have women that will obey me I will go to heaven & the Lord will give me all that I want. I would like to ...
    Dates:
    February 4, 1856 February 5, 1856 February 6, 1856 February 9, 1856 February 10, 1856
  • Page 95

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

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    mormon to the various Indians Chiefs from the Cherekees to Florida He gave Ross the Cherikee chief one he made many remarks upon that subject. He made one Error in saying that the Indians would not imbrace the work of God or be gathered by the Gospel untill they had gone through among the Gentiles & trodden them down as the Book of mormon declairs. But the book of Morm- on declairs that they shall be gathered He was followed by Lorenzo Snow &
    Dates:
    December 15, 1855 December 16, 1855
  • Page 71

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 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 23rd 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 1, 1854 – December 31, 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 75

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    my object in coming to this place of fishing was to get some fish & take my family out to a ride September 6, 1855 ~ Thursday to September 8, 1855 ~ Saturday 6 7 & 8 I spent the time upon this fishing ground but the wind being in the north was against us as it drove the fish away from the mouth of the provo which was their fishing ground the fishermen drew their net every day but ownly caught about what they wanted to eat ...
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    September 6, 1855 September 8, 1855 September 9, 1855 September 10, 1855 September 11, 1855 September 12, 1855 September 13, 1855 September 14, 1855 September 15, 1855 September 16, 1855 September 17, 1855 September 18, 1855 September 19, 1855 September 20, 1855
  • Page 54

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

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    February 2, 1855 ~ Friday Feb 2nd I visited Brother Pulsipher & family in the afternoon & attended the grammar school in the evening February 3, 1855 ~ Saturday [FIGURES] I spent most of the day at home but at 6 oclok in the evening I Attended the Universal sccientific Association it received its organization this evening the following persons were Appointed the board of the society Wilford Woodruff President. John Taylor Orson Spencer Ezra T. Benson
    Dates:
    February 2, 1855 February 3, 1855 February 4, 1855
  • Page 58

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    & destroyed it its much easier to keep your hands out of the fire than to cure them after they are burned. I would far prefer to bury any wife or child I have than to have them live to dishonor my name & disgrace themselves by commiting sin with the gentiles. If the Bishop sees any member of my family children or wives come here to meeting & take a seat in the back part of the House & spend the time in play instead of attending to the preaching I wish ...
    Dates:
    February 19, 1855 February 20, 1855 February 21, 1855 February 22, 1855 February 23, 1855
  • Page 60

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

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    March 9, 1855 ~ Friday 9th I drew some poles & posts to the field & attended school at night March 10, 1855 ~ Saturday 10 [FIGURE] Brother Joseph Russel died this morning 20 minuts past 2 oclock about 70 years of age from Merimichi He Has been a faithful Latter day saint & High priest He has given nearly all his means to the Church amounting to about $70,000 dollars in all March 11, 1855 ~ Sunday 11th Sunday I attended ...
    Dates:
    March 9, 1855 March 10, 1855 March 11, 1855 March 12, 1855 March 13, 1855 March 14, 1855 March 15, 1855 March 16, 1855 March 17, 1855 March 18, 1855 March 19, 1855 March 20, 1855 March 21, 1855 March 22, 1855