Journal, December 1842–June 1844; Book 1, 21 December 1842–10 March 1843

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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of his friends particularly his fathers family— in general. & particularly of his brother . that he was a very handsome man. Surpassd by none but Adam & Seth. & of great strength. while 2 Irish-men were fighting & one was about to gouge the others eyes, took him by his collar. & breeches & threw him over the ring which had been formd to witness the fight.—— while there my heart was paind to witness a lovely & of Joseph. almost barefoot & four lovely children entirely so— in the middle of winter [p. [123]]
of his friends particularly his fathers family— in general. & particularly of his brother . that he was a very handsome man. Surpassd by none but Adam & Seth. & of great strength. while 2 Irish-men were fighting & one was about to gouge the others eyes, took him by his collar. & breeches & threw him over the ring which had been formd to witness the fight.—— while there my heart was paind to witness a lovely & of Joseph. almost barefoot & four lovely children entirely so— in the middle of winter [p. [123]]
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