William Bowker Preston

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  • Page 304

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    July 15 1871 we met with the school of the prophets in Paris at 11 oclok we had speeches from G. A Smith 40 M, W Woodruff 14 President Young 15 M, J. F. Smith 11 M W. Woodruff 3 M. C. C. Rich spoke of the Hay land. I wrote 2 letters to Wilford Sarah & [FIGURE] the children. President Young said He wished all who had a plurality of wives ...
    Dates:
    July 16, 1871 July 17, 1871 July 18, 1871 July 19, 1871 July 20, 1871 July 21, 1871
  • Page 308

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Sept 3d 1871 Sunday I Met with the Presidency & Twelve for Prayer & attended the Lecture of Mrs G. L. Whitman. She read the 18 ch of St John & spoke upon the fulfillment of of Prophecy she said that there was seven million five hundred thousand Jews who were true to the Jewish faith & were getting ready to return to rebuild Jerrusalem At the close of Her Lecture Brother Wells, Cannon J F Smith & myself laid hands upon Brother ...
    Dates:
    September 4, 1871 September 9, 1871 September 10, 1871 September 11, 1871 September 12, 1871 September 13, 1871 September 14, 1871 September 15, 1871 September 16, 1871 September 17, 1871
  • Page 180

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    January 14, 1862 ~ Tuesday Jan 14th 1861 [FIGURE] Sarah Woodruff had a Daughter born at 3 oclock this morning both doing well we had quite a snow storm last night I spent the day in the Legislature after 11 oclok. I called at the Historians office in the morning. G.A. Smiths grand Daughter was thought to be dying we administered to it but it died at 10 minutes after 2 oclok PM. I spent the Evening at the ...
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    January 14, 1862 January 15, 1862 January 16, 1862 January 17, 1862 January 18, 1862 January 19, 1862
  • Page 181

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    January 20, 1862 ~ Monday 20th Jan 1862. Important Day The Delegates Elected by the inhabitants of Utah met in Convention this day at the Court House in Great Salt Lake City at 10 oclok A.M. to Form a constitution for a State Govern- ment Presidents B. Young H. C. Kimball & D H Wells and Judge Kenney were present. Daniel H Wells was Appointed President Wm Clayton Secretary,
    Dates:
    January 20, 1862
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter from Alexander S. Campbell, 14 December 1893

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    THE STATE BANK of UTAH CAPITAL $500,000. KELLY & CO. LITND S.L. CITY Heber J. Grant, President William B. Preston, Vice Prest Heber M. Wells, Cashier. Salt Lake City, Utah, 12/14 1893 Prest Wilford Woodruff City; Dear Bro; I have received your communication relative to ^my^ starting on a mission to the Southern States on January 20th1894, and I am pleased to be able to respond to the call. My knowledge of the principles of ...
    Dates:
    December 14, 1893 January 20, 1894
  • Page 41

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    June 27, 1873 Afternoon Prayer By Brother Stainer Loren Farr spoke 20 M[inutes] President B Young 45 Minuts, G. A. Smith 20 June 28, 1873 ~ Saturday 28. Saturday Met at 10 oclok Wm Hyde Prayed President Joseph Young spoke 30 M[inutes], C. C. Rich 11, W. Woodruff 30, F D Richards 17. Afternoon J. F. Smith Prayed John Taylor spoke 60 M, President
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    June 28, 1873 June 29, 1873
  • Page 90

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Aug 16, 1874 and as much short as any person came of this after receiving this work so much short would He be cliped of a full & comp[le]te salvation & none such would the Lord chuse when He made up his Jewels A O Smoot spok 12 Minuts D Evans 5 M[inutes] & G. A. Smith 7 Minuts when the Meeting adjourned I Attended a Priesthood Meeting in the Evening G. Q. Cannon spoke followed By Brigham Young jr ...
    Dates:
    August 17, 1874 August 18, 1874 August 19, 1874 August 20, 1874 August 21, 1874 August 22, 1874 August 23, 1874 August 24, 1874
  • Page 134

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    August 3, 1875 ~ Tuesday Jul 22 & 23rd Aug 3rd 1875 Mrs Woodruff is better to day Bulah is vary low and suffers Much I went to the farm & cut some barley I spent the Evening with Bulah Mrs Woodruff anointed her and I Blessed her {and the Lord revealed to me the [iniquity]} of {the hearts of both man and woman.} August 4, 1875 ~ Wednesday ^4 I spent the day in the Endowment ...
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    August 3, 1875 August 4, 1875 August 5, 1875 August 6, 1875 August 7, 1875 August 8, 1875
  • Page 170

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    April 22 1876 W Woodruff spoke 30 Minuts followed By A P. Rockwood H. S. Eldridge, Elder Morris, Elder Davis, E Hunter L. W. Hardy Bishop Preston, Elder Taylor again spoke a few Minuts. Closed By a speech from L Farr, it Rained a good Deal through the day & was cold we returned Home in the Evening. distance of the day 80 M[iles] April 22 1876 This Evening train Brought the Emperor of ...
    Dates:
    April 23, 1876 April 24, 1876 April 29, 1876 April 30, 1876 May 1, 1876 May 2, 1876 May 4, 1876
  • Page 245

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    April 6, 1877 Afternoon Prayer By John Taylor Joseph F Smith spoke one hour & 10 Minutes, John W Young 10 M[inutes]. April 7, 1877 ~ Saturday April 7. T. J. Jones Prayed C. C. Rich spoke 28 Minuts W Woodruff spoke 32 Minuts G Q Cannon 37 M[inutes] President Young said the purer the people are the more the Devel will rage, but the less Power the people will have to do ...
    Dates:
    April 7, 1877 April 8, 1877 April 9, 1877 April 10, 1877