Wheeling, Ohio County, Virginia

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  • Page 112

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    November 17, 1836 ~ Thursday Nov 17th Went to Covington Crossed the Ohio River into Cincinnati visited the city & saw Conway & Webster who informed me that Brother Asahel H Woodruff had located himself in Terrehaute Indiania & traiding in Books in company with Robert Smith. I Also saw the Dead & wounded carried from off the Steem Boat FLORA. 3 dead & 10 scalded by the bursting of her pipes Spent the night at
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    November 17, 1836 November 18, 1836 November 19, 1836 November 20, 1836 November 21, 1836 November 22, 1836 November 23, 1836 November 24, 1836
  • Page 84

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    why yet remains a secret. He did not ask us our names untill we left next morning distance 10 m July 20, 1843 ~ Thursday 20th We walked 2 miles to Br Jackson who was cradling wheat we went with him to his house he gave us a sovreign to assist us on our Journey we then walked back to the City of Cincinnati & we were weary with our Journey making 15 miles we had walked 14 mi July 21, 1843 ~ Friday ...
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    July 20, 1843 July 21, 1843 July 22, 1843 July 23, 1843 July 24, 1843 July 25, 1843 July 26, 1843
  • Page 165

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    while conversing with the mate in the evening on the subject he remarked that we were not sensib- le of one half of the danger that we were in during the procedings of that day but I was sensible of a good deal at least we got into the canal about dark being 36 miles from canall to canal in crossing the mountains we travled all night in the canal which was one constant scene of locks October 20, 1843 ~ Friday 20th The boat I was ...
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    October 20, 1843 October 21, 1843 October 22, 1843
  • Page 166

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    North Bend. I took deck passage on the Alps The deck was crowded to overflowing October 23, 1843 ~ Monday 23rd Left wheeling at half past 9 oclok I learned this morning that I was travling in the midst of a family of the Saints By the name of Wm R. Durphy a family that I was acquainted [with] in england Canida in 1838 they appeared glad to find me out we traveld well through the ...
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    October 23, 1843 October 24, 1843 October 25, 1843 October 26, 1843
  • Page 185

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

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    a dozen different languages Arabic &c &c who is preparing to go to Asia to Preach the gospel soon. Elder Levi Richards & wife arived in England safe. I feel thankful to my heavenly Father I recieve in the foregoing letters and for his blessings to his saints and his wonderful works among the children of men I also recieved Ny York Weekly Herald, which contained a copy of the Calafornia land Bill also the following before the House of Congress ...
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    January 10, 1849 January 11, 1849 January 12, 1849 January 13, 1849 January 14, 1849 January 15, 1849
  • Page 21

    Part of History – Appointment Book with 1836 Daybook

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    [upside-down text] & followed him & caught him in the River & cut his throut & broat him to shore passed big Sandy travled during the day & night to parkersburg at the mouth of the little penaugh [Kanawhah] River Distance of the day [in pencil] 162 = 17562 20th Sunday Travled from parkers burg f◊◊ri◊◊y 12 m from thence to Welsville During the day & night Capt. ^thomas^ Clark was in wheeling Virginia 187 miles 21st In the morning had ...