1842 Journal


1842 Journal



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Brigham Young Diary and record book, 27 July 1837 - 1 April 1845, holograph diary and record book, miscellaneous notes, copies of revelations and a letter of Orson Hyde. Red leather binding with remains of a clasp. A strip of cream colored paper pasted on spine, now partly disintigrated. Still legible in Spencerian scroll: "Brigham [Young] Journal 1837 to 4[5]." 5 7/8" (14.8 cm) high x 3 13/16" (9.7 cm). Brigham Young Collection (MS 1234, Bx 71, fd 2), LDS Church Archives. Written on faintly lined cream colored pages.


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Janury 6[th] 1842
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Janury 6th 1842
Brigham Young Jornal
Janury 18[th] 1842
this Evening I am with my wife a lone by my fire side for the first time for years we injoi it and feele to prase the Lord [[p. 34]]

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