Mentioned in

  • Page 158

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

    Excerpt:
    on this Chain of Lake twice I have been wrecked on lake Michigan with my family & the boats nearly destroyed we were in no particular danger last night ownly nearly all on board were sick myself & family was quite sick August 5, 1848 ~ Saturday 5th We arived at Macannau at 5 oclok we bou[gh]t some trout which we relished. August 6, 1848 ~ Sunday ^[6] Sunday^ we stoped at Detroit one hour many passengers got on ...
    Dates:
    August 5, 1848 August 6, 1848 August 7, 1848 August 8, 1848 August 11, 1848 August 12, 1848 August 13, 1848 August 15, 1848 August 17, 1848 August 18, 1848
  • Page 166

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

    Excerpt:
    October 4, 1848 ~ Wednesday 4th I left New York took rail car arived at Philadelphia in the evening called upon Elder Jacob Gibson 83 Dock st street opposite the post office attended meeting with him in the evening I addressed the Saints a few moments returned home with Br Gibson & spent the night 120 m October 5, 1848 ~ Thursday 5th I called this Morning upon Sister McMinn in Schoolkill 6th Street Between Market and Chesnut stret ...
    Dates:
    October 4, 1848 October 5, 1848 October 6, 1848 October 7, 1848 October 8, 1848
  • Page 176

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

    Excerpt:
    November 29, 1848 ~ Wednesday 29th I went to Boston with Mrs Woodruff & bought a bed and some other things and mailed letters November 30, 1848 ~ Thursday 30th This is thanksgiving day in Mass. I dined upon a baked goose and plum pudding with my family. Br & sister Page took tea with me. Br & Sister Badlam Br & sister Bird & ...
    Dates:
    November 29, 1848 November 30, 1848 December 1, 1848 December 2, 1848 December 3, 1848 December 4, 1848 December 8, 1848 December 9, 1848 December 10, 1848 December 11, 1848 December 12, 1848 December 13, 1848 December 14, 1848 December 15, 1848 December 16, 1848 December 17, 1848
  • Page 26

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

    Excerpt:
    It being the first time I had ever seen that class of fish that swallowed Jonah Aug 18 I left my wife at her Fathers house and in company with Elder Hale I started to fill my mission on Fox Islands as I was directed by the spirit and the council of my brethren when I left Kirtland. We walked to portland and spent the night at Mr Samuel Hales.
    Dates:
    August 18, 1837 August 19, 1837 August 20, 1837
  • Page 15

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

    Excerpt:
    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. [Column 1] earth I ever saw. It would be difficult for any person to describe it. It is about ten miles in length by five in width, and is one universal mass of rocks, formed into shelves, hills, and valleys, and cut up into necks and points to make room for the coves and harbors that run through and through the island. The population was 1,000. The in- habitants got their living entirely by fishing. There is no chance for farming upon ...
  • Page 39

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

    Excerpt:
    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. [Column 1] We were now in England's great met- ropolis to sound to it the first procla- mation of the Latter-day Work: for Heber C. Kimball, George A. Smith, and my- self were the three first elders in London to preach the Gospel and establish the Church of Latter-day Saints. We took a walk into the city, passed London Bridge twice, and returned and spent the night at the
    Dates:
    August 21, 1840 August 23, 1840 August 24, 1840 August 25, 1840 September 7, 1840
  • Page 46

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

    Excerpt:
    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. [Column 1] Academy, at which there were about fifty present. Brother Kimball preached. An Independent minister invited me home to take tea with him. I accepted his invitation, had an interesting time and preached the Gospel to him and he received my testimony and offered me his chapel, which would hold 800. He said he thought he would be baptized and would try and get his society to do the same. We met again in the evening and had more at our meeting than ever before ...
  • Page 4

    Part of Letter to Asahel H. Woodruff from Wilford Woodruff and Eunice Hart Woodruff Webster, 26 June 1838

    Excerpt:
    [upside-down text] We have desired father to write ot you in answer to your last letter & he has talked about it But he is very busy & you know he does not write much so you [wax seal] [m]ust excuse him you will hear from me again the the [wax seal] [o]pportunity I took tea at [Chaniey] Hills in company with [wax seal] {shorthand} {shorthand} [end of upside-down text] Mr. Asahel H. Woodruff Terre Haute Indiania [upside-down text] Willford & Eunice June 26th 1838 [end of upside-down text] ...
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Asahel H. Woodruff, 25 July 1837

    Excerpt:
    I found them all enjoying good health, Aunt Bulah not accepted. I was made wellcome not withstanding my principles which may appear to be dreadfull in the eyes of many of my friends untill they have a true understanding of the matter but as soon as they have this privilege the direfull veil is rent from their eyes & they no longer consider Willford such a fated, desperate, & dreadful monster or sunk in the lowest depths of vice darkness, error degradation & infamy. I would to God that every relative I have ...
  • Page 314

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

    Excerpt:
    June 16, 1858 ~ Wednesday June 16th I spent the forenoon in taking cows to D Carters pasture & visiting my crops In the afternoon I spent a short time in the office. Gov Powell Delivered an address before a large assembly of Saints male & female the Authorities of the Church were present, at the close of the meeting Gov Powell & Maj McCullough with Presidents Young & Kimball met with us in the Historians ...
    Dates:
    June 16, 1858 June 17, 1858 June 18, 1858 June 19, 1858 June 20, 1858 June 21, 1858 June 22, 1858