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29 June 1871


Box Elder Stake Relief Society; Brigham City, Utah Territory

[. . .] Sis Eliza R Snow had paid us a visit and wee wished to some instructions Sis Eliza Spoke felt glad to meet with the Sisters felt proud of the Saints gave us a verry interesting and instructing discorse that would to us if we put them be of great worth to us if put them in practice

Spoke of Adam and Eve while in the garden of Edon before the fall having Equal rights but through transgression woman became subject to man

showed the charictor of woma[n] when living in obediance to the commands of god

Spoke on Cooperation helping to bring about the Order of Enoch

Spoke on traning the minds of our Children when young

Spok on the principle of plurality that it was the Lords designs in bringing about his Righteous purposes to redeem the human famely [family]. Wished the Sisters to be punctil [punctual] in voting [. . .] [p. 26]

Source Note

Box Elder Stake, Relief Society Minutes and Records (1857–1954), vol. 1 (1868–1876), p. 26, CHL (LR 933 14).