Journal, December 1842–June 1844; Book 3, 15 July 1843–29 February 1844

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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8 December 1843 • Friday
Friday december 8.— 1843. at hom[e]— 11 A M. in office giving instructi[o]n concern[in]g dam across the . and other ord[i]nance. & calli[n]g city coun[c]il at four [p.m.]. to <​be​> prepared for any invasion from .— & made affidavit concerni[n]g Kidnapping by was notified to see that ordinanc[es] were obeyed.
mad[e] requsitin [requisition] on the Mayor for a portion of the Nauvo[o] Legion.— orders of Lut. Gen. to
4 P.M. in city council— passed an “extra ordinanc[e]” & for [“]Dam across .” and proposed to petition congress to take the city under their protecti[o]n. receive th[e] Legion as U.S Troops assist in fotificatins [fortifications] &c Com[mittee]— appod [approved] [p. [191]]
8 December 1843 • Friday
Friday december 8.— 1843. at home— 11 A M. in office giving instruction concerning dam across the . and other ordinance. & calling city council at four [p.m.]. to be prepared for any invasion from .— & made affidavit concerning Kidnapping by was notified to see that ordinances were obeyed.
made requsitin [requisition] on the Mayor for a portion of the Nauvoo Legion.— orders of Lut. Gen. to
4 P.M. in city council— passed an “extra ordinance” & for [“]Dam across .” and proposed to petition congress to take the city under their protection. receive the Legion as U.S Troops assist in fotificatins fortifications &c Committee— appod approved [p. [191]]
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