Excerpt:July 13th Questions Asked By Horace Greely & Answered By Brigham Young At 2 oclock P.M. The following Persons met at President Youngs upper Room Lion House in the Mansion B Young H. C. Kimball D H. Wells J. M. Bernhisel W Woodruff S M Blair H Stout A Carrington, J. Ferguson Elias Smith, & Horace Greely Editor of the Tribune ...
Excerpt:Dec 28 looking over the news Mr John Borown was Hung in Charleston Jefferson Co Virginia, on the 2nd inst I attended the meeting of the seventies at the seventies Hall Opened By singing & Prayer by Henry Herriman. The meeting was Addressed by Brother Hunt and Willis Brother Hunt spoke of a speckled Buird visited him I followed Brother Willis the spirt [first] time I have spoken since I was sick I spoke some 15 minutes I was followed ...Dates:December 29, 1859 December 30, 1859 December 31, 1859
Excerpt:Susan & Phebe Scholes Aug 13th Dear Farther We reseived your welcome letter and was glad to here from you it seems hard to loose Brigg in the way we did but he was a good boy I wish I could change places with him my life ^is^ very hard here every one seems bent on anoying me Ms Irwin has been write to her Sister here and sayes She fears for her life in Salt Lake City I wish it was so that I could ...