Sunset, Apache County, Arizona Territory

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  • Page 33

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

    Excerpt:
    June 23, 1880 ~ Wednesday June 23, 1880 [FIGURES] I received a letter from Br Pilkin of Sunset I wrote 2 letters to McAllister, ^&^ Bleak I went to Ogden with a company of friends to Meet QG Q Cannon. He arived at Ogden at the same time that we did we spent a few Moments in Ogden and then returned to Salt Lake City we found Br Cannon well and harty 80 Miles ...
    Dates:
    June 23, 1880 June 24, 1880 June 25, 1880 June 26, 1880 June 27, 1880 June 28, 1880 June 29, 1880 June 30, 1880
  • Page 98

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    March 1, 1881 ~ Tuesday March 1, 1881 [FIGURES] This is my birth day I am this day 74 years of Age And I wish to bear my Testimony to all persons whomsoever may read this Journal that the God of Israel has sustained me and watched over me by his power or agency from the hour of hism^y^ birth up to the present hour I have spent my birthdays in this Temple of 1870, 71, 72, & 74. I spent my 73d birth day in Sunset Arizona ...
    Dates:
    March 1, 1881 March 2, 1881
  • Page 291

    Part of Journal (January 1893 – April 1897)

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    During the month of January, 1880 I was at Sunset, Arizona, with Bro. Lot Smith and the brethren with him who were trying to es- tablish a branch of the United Order at that place. At this time the Government, through its of- ficers, was using every means in its power to enforce the Edmunds- Tucker anti-polygamy law with the evident intent on the part of the officers, to break us up as an organized community. Being away from President ...
  • Page 73

    Part of Journal (April 1897 – September 1898)

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    March 2, 1898 ~ Wednesday 1898 Wed, Mar 2nd [18]98 I drove to the office this morning. Received a copy of the 1st edition of the Book of Mormon from Bro Frank J. Cannon at Washington D.C which to me is a very valuable book I signed a release of a mortgage as President of Zions Saving Bank & CoTrust Co. I attended meeting of the Directors of Z. S. B. & T. Co at 1 p.m. and transacted the current business. Went home ...
    Dates:
    March 2, 1898 March 3, 1898 March 4, 1898 March 5, 1898 March 6, 1898 March 7, 1898
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to A. M. Tenney and R. A. Allred, 13 February 1880

    Excerpt:
    Sunset Apache Co. Feb. 13th 1880 To A. M. Tenney, R. A. Alred or whom it may Concern This is to certify that brother Sixtus Johnson + Company are commanded by one to go to St John, to take up their abode Bp Johnsen needs no recommend to anyone who Knows him, altho he has a recommend with him which is right + proper. I wish br John- son to be accomodated with what land they need to- gether, for his family + ...
    Dates:
    February 13, 1880
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to John Taylor and Council, 17 October 1879

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    [left side] there Settlements to the Bishop, as there is no other Grist Mill in 100 dollars of our Settlements it because the tithing wheat 50 '75 or more miles from the from the Mill and my they are in a New County No conveniences for storeing tithing grain, yet will Cut the Church on somebody something to bring this tithing grains 175 Miles to Mill would it not be better for the people to bring back the wheat to the Mill where they got the flour from, We would like some instructions upon these subjects A man applyed to ...
    Dates:
    October 17, 1879
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to John Taylor and Council, 9 October 1879

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    W. Woodruff Jesse N. Smith St John County Oct 9 [18]79 [upside down text] President John Taylor [end upside down text] Sunset Oct 9. 1879 To President John Taylor and Council Dear Brethren A few days ago I sent a let- ter to Bro Erastus Snow sug- gesting the importance of having a company in Utah to ^come^ and buy out St. John. Since that time, in conversation with Bro Jesse N. Smith, I learn that the St ...
    Dates:
    October 9, 1897
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to John Taylor, 25 November 1879

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    [left side] I thought I would stay at the Spring until the 25 I went to bed at 10 o clock, awoke at 12 with my mind deeply exercised, and my monitor siad to me; "Arise tarry not at this place. Go to Sunset Direct Bro Tenney to close this farm there and secure the Meadows without delay for the money is on the alot." So I awoke awoke my messenger who brought me the letter. We made our fire, got our breakfast and took our carriage and drove ...
    Dates:
    November 25, 1879
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to John Taylor, 29 May 1879

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    Sun Arizona May 29th 1879 President John Taylor Dear Brother I recieved your very interesting letter for Lot Smith. Thanks for the same. I have written an account of the country men and thing in my travels for the News. I would like you to read it and if there is no objections to it deliver it to the editor of Deseret News. I did not feel like say- ing much to the public about the Laman- ites but I have had many interesting meetings with them. I have ...
    Dates:
    May 29, 1879
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to John Taylor, 25 November 1879

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    running form 2 to 6 years old; to be paid within one year. I have 3 weeks to decide and ^or^ notify them that I cannot accept. Thus giving you time to express to me. Now, you may think this a big price, and so it is, but just as sure as you loose this chance, or let it go a while longer, you will just so sure have to pay 250 more cows; and it will continue to rise. What is the sum of 750 head of cows, when we are blessed ...