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12 February 1887


Salt Lake City Fifteenth Ward Relief Society; Fifteenth Ward Relief Society Hall, Salt Lake City, Utah Territory

Women, men, and children stand in front of the two-story Fifteenth Ward Relief Society Hall

Salt Lake City Fifteenth Ward Relief Society Hall, dedicated August 1869. This photograph, date unknown, was published in 1893. (Used by permission, Utah State Historical Society.)

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Snow was pleased to meet with the sisters on this occasion, felt that Sister [Elizabeth] Duncanson was one of the honered woman of these days, asked the Lord to bless her in the future with health & comforts. Spoak [Spoke] of the persecution, but felt to rejoice for the Lord is at the Helm. Said her desire was to live to help roll forth the work of the Lord, & to be humble, obediant, faithful & prayerful. Spoke of the kindness of S. [Sarah] M. Kimball & asked the Lord to bless her. Hoped we would all have oil in our lamps & be prepared to meet the Brid[e]groom when he shall come to reign on earth. [n.p.]

Source Note

Fifteenth Ward, Riverside Stake, Relief Society Minutes and Records (1868–1968), vol. 5 (1874–1894), n.p., CHL (LR 2848 14).