William Murphy

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  • Page 281

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

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    July 30, 1850 ~ Tuesday July 30th 1850 [FIGURE} Our encampment or the first division of it was called to pass through one of those horrid scenes to day which are so much dredded by all emigrating companies on the plaines which was a stampede of all the ox teams with the family waggons of the first division with the exception of the 10 baggage who were in the rear. No person who has not experienced or witnessed one of athose dredful scenes cannot form any correct idea of them and ...
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    July 30, 1850
  • Page 288

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

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    September 19, 1850 ~ Thursday 19th we started early in the morning to find our camp we travled 5 miles & met two of the Brethren on their way back to Woolley camp to enquire after us & if they did not hear from us were calculating to raise all the armed men they possibly could & go into the mountains after us but we soon arived at our camp which ended their fears concern ing us and their shouts of Joy on our arival made the wolkin ring we ...
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    September 19, 1850 September 20, 1850 September 21, 1850 September 22, 1850 September 23, 1850 September 24, 1850 September 25, 1850 September 26, 1850 September 27, 1850