Excerpt:Dec 28 came in cursing & swareing said that He had heard the dambedst tirade of abuse against him in the House & he would be dambed if he did not have the Hide of some of them, several in the House spoke vary plain upon the subject such as Clawson Cummings & O Hyde which kirk Anderson herd Mr Hartnet went with us to the social Hall on the way we met H B Clawson ...Dates:December 29, 1858 December 30, 1858 December 31, 1858
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:9th Jan 1860 Judge E. Smith and Lady & N. H. Felt and Ladies we took a good supper, in the Edge of the evening we met in the setting room had singing and prayer Brother Stenhouse was Mouth Presidents Youngs Family was present a good spirit prevailed and such order I never saw in any Numerous Family in my life his immediate Family cannot be less than One hundred person President Young conversed upon the subject of slavery in the Territory and ...Dates:January 10, 1860 January 11, 1860 January 12, 1860
Excerpt:been prophesying against. And while the senators & statesmen from the slaves states meet in convention and resolve, that if slavery is Abolished or prohibited in the District of Columbia or the Territories of New Mexico or Calafornia, that they will immediately dissolve the Union, & lay taxes upon the shipping of the free states. At the same time citizens & statesman of the free states meet in convention, And Resolve that if those things are not done that they will dissolve the Union. While these parties are ...