Silas Parker Barnes

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  • Page 220

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    March 16, 1846 ~ Monday 16th Monday I left father Woodruff & rode to New Britain station took cars rode to Hartford Springfield & Boston I called upon Br Brown 6 Plesent street Also upon Br Davis S P. Barnes No 56 oxford Place Boston And spent the night distance of the day 150 mile I had an interesting time with Elder Little March 17, 1846 ~ Tuesday ...
    Dates:
    March 16, 1846 March 17, 1846
  • Page 191

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

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    good crop And cleared the roots again sprung up And produced Another beautiful crop. three crops of Peas ripened on the same spot of ground And the peas of the crop raised used for seed. Beet seed planted this spring produced beets As thick as A mans leg And go to seed And yield A large quantity. Cabbage seed planted this spring produces seed Again." And many other good things were said. Wel may the Saints Praise the Lord And shout Hosannah for He has led his People through the wilderness deliverd them from his Enemies And given ...
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    February 3, 1849 February 4, 1849 February 5, 1849 February 6, 1849 February 7, 1849
  • Page 195

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

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    February 16, 1849 ~ Friday 16th [FIGURE] I recieved A letter from Wm Low spent the day writi[ng] February 17, 1849 ~ Saturday 17th I visited Boston And obtained the New York weekly Her[ald] I[t] was full of news on Calafornia, gold digings, &c large Extra[cts] from the Calafornia Star. Advertisment of Samuel Brannan & Wm Stout merchantman took gold at $16 per oz. Murders were spoke of And Exhertion to form ...
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    February 16, 1849 February 17, 1849 February 18, 1849 February 19, 1849 February 20, 1849 February 21, 1849 February 22, 1849 February 23, 1849 February 24, 1849
  • Page 199

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

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    Brother Haven followed with interesting remarks in explaining the principles of repentance, by A figure. If A Mother set two little children at work, they should leave it & go to play & dirty their clothes And when the Mother came [she] find they had not done the work but been disobediant but promised forgiveness if they wo[uld] go wash their face change their closes [clothes] & do the work one goes & do as she is required the other follows her Mother & crys all day & pleads with her to forgive her. When ...
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    March 5, 1849 March 6, 1849 March 7, 1849 March 8, 1849 March 9, 1849 March 10, 1849 March 11, 1849 March 12, 1849
  • Page 235

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

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    October 10, 1849 ~ Wednesday Oct 10th [FIGURES] I recieved two letters one from Brothers Marryweather & Miles & one from Brother Wm Evans who was cut off from the Church at New York He confesses his sins and wants to return to the Church I advised him to make satisfaction to the New York Branch & come in by the door I wrote two letters one to Evans & one to Jacob Gibson. I recieved also one letter from Br gibson [FIGURE] During ...
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    October 10, 1849 October 11, 1849 October 12, 1849 October 13, 1849
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter from Samuel Dam, 25 March 1849

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    Mr Willford Woodruff Boston Mass Care of Silas P Barnes Samuel Dam March 25th 1849 Answered May the 8th 1849 his licenced Called for
    Dates:
    March 25, 1849
  • Page 6

    Part of Letter to Brigham Young and Council, 5 April 1849

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    of the power of the Holy priesthood & the virtue of the prayers of the Lords anointed. shall they feel the rebuke of that God whose covenants they have broaken & shall waste away under the Buffeting of Satan unto whom they are subject, & sorrow trouble & pain shall rest upon them day & night when they lie down & when they rise up, when they go out & when they come in, untill they shall not have power to lift up their voices in the streets & the Highways, & in the temples, homes, sinagogues ...
  • Page 8

    Part of Letter to Brigham Young and Council, 15 February 1849

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    He may be enabled to return & leave the country with honor & be enabled to remove his family & perhaps others to the valley: this I would be glad to see him do for I do think that Elder Badlam has endeavord to act in consent with the Presidency of the Church, And made a great exhertion since he has been in this country to do to his utmost to help the Church in their time of need. What I mean by the main channel lying before me is I know I was not sent to ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter from Alexander Badlam, 9 February 1856

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    Sac City Feb 7 1856 Dear Bro Woodruff as Capt Brown is leaving Sacramento to day for Salt Lake City I hasten to pen a few lines that you may know I am well and doing well My Studies are progressing as well as I could expect I am learning to write the Chinese Language and am about through the 214 Radicals so called by the English or in Chinese [chinese characters] tsz of which I will not write much at this time but will hereafter when [chinese characters] ...
    Dates:
    October 7, 1856