Tabernacle, Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake County, Utah Territory

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  • Page 242

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

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    September 5, 1857 ~ Saturday 5th we had an Express arived this Morning stateing that Gen ^Col^ Johnson was at Ash Hollow with some 2000 men traveling some 15 miles per day. Col Sumner had burned some 300 shians [Cheyennes] lodges killed some few Indians & 2 soldiers killed & 7 wounded & 60 men with Capt Jones & the wounded to Fort Kerney the Chians overtook them & cut them to peices so bad that no trace of them ...
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    September 5, 1857 September 6, 1857
  • Page 246

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

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    that Joseph Smith would go amoung the Indians & they watched to keep him away from them but now they have driven us into their midst and now I want you to watch the signs of the times & you will see that God will work against that Nations who are trying to destroy both the Indians & Mormons the Government has become corrupt & they are the ones who are breaking the Constitution of the United [States] & if it is ever saved it will be ...
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    September 13, 1857
  • Page 250

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

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    Utah but upon the mere rumour of liars they could send out 2000 armed soldiers to Utah to destroy the people without investigating the subject at all. Capt Van Vleit said the Government may yet send out one to Utah & consider it policy before they get through with it. President Young said I do think that God has sent you out here & that Good will grow out of it I was glad when I learned that you was coming. Capt Van vleit said ...
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    September 27, 1857 September 28, 1857
  • Page 255

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

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    October 16, 1857 ~ Friday Oct 16th I am vary poorly this morning yet I went to the office of President Young. An express had Just arived Bringing a long Letter to Govornor Young from Col Allexander concerning the present state of affairs also a letter from General Wells. the Breth- ren had taken a heard of cattle of some 700 head & were bringing them in. It was reported in the Army that Col Johnson would soon be up with ...
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    October 16, 1857 October 17, 1857 October 18, 1857
  • Page 258

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

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    October 24, 1857 ~ Saturday Oct 24th And it has done us no harm But if I was going to attempt to destroy this people I should have let them have there post office and made One Millions of Dollars of Appropriation & given them all they asked for then spent annother Million in carrying in Gentiles & Merchandize & kept this up yearly untill I had filled the country with Gentiles but the Lord would not let them do this but I should know that I could not quer conquer ...
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    October 24, 1857 October 25, 1857 October 26, 1857
  • Page 284

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

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    Jan 1st 1858 I spent the day in the office upon my Journal and upon the History of the Church I attended the ward Party at Bellows Hall with my family the Hall was full a large assembly. all seemed to enjoy themselves well in the dance I did not dance. But remained a spectater till 9 oclok I was then called upon to make a few remarks which I did in the following Manner. I said I considder this assembly composed of Gentlemen and Ladies yet I feel disposed to ...
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    January 2, 1858 January 3, 1858
  • Page 286

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

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    Jan 7th 1858 I also sent Luther Wheeler 2 papers June 6th 1858 and Extra I also sent Samuel Demming 2 papers June 6th 1858 and Extra News President Brigham Young called into the office and heard the History read of Phineas Young I spent the day and evening in the office January 8, 1858 ~ Friday 8th I went to the office at 11 oclock whare I spent the rema- inder of the day President ...
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    January 8, 1858 January 9, 1858 January 10, 1858
  • Page 287

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    January 11, 1858 ~ Monday Jan 11th 1858 I met with the Legislative assembly and spent most of the day in the assembly the subject arose with regard to taxes making Roads paying the armey ando Govornor Young made a speech upon the subject. He said let us drop taxes altogether and make our rodes and Bridges through the labor tithing also carry our mails with the loose horses and leasure boys and men who are not paying our tithing or doing any thing. As to a paper ...
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    January 11, 1858 January 12, 1858 January 13, 1858 January 14, 1858 January 15, 1858 January 16, 1858 January 17, 1858
  • Page 288

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

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    Jan 17th 1858 I attended the Prayer Circle. President Young spoke upon order. He formed a true circle he made each man toe the mark and keep good order or stay at home you must be of one heart and one mind for Jesus said when two or three are gathered together in my name and are agreed as touching any one thing and asked the father in my name it shall be given unto you now Jesus did not tel a lie and when any prayer is offered up ...
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    January 18, 1858 January 19, 1858
  • Page 289

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

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    January 20, 1858 ~ Wednesday Jan 20th 1858 I met in the Legislature in the morning was quite unwell and returned to the office I spent most of the day in the office January 21, 1858 ~ Thursday 21st I spent the fore part of the day in the Legislature the evening in the office. we spoke about printing the History from the manuscrip & not wait till it is recorded in the Book there were many speaches made in the Legislator to day ...
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    January 20, 1858 January 21, 1858 January 22, 1858 January 23, 1858 January 24, 1858 January 25, 1858 January 26, 1858 January 27, 1858 January 28, 1858 January 29, 1858