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Working in the Nauvoo Temple, December 6, 1845

From “Autobiography of Joseph Hovey”:

December 6, 1845. I was invited to go into the temple and receive the blessing that was for us. We arrived at the temple at one o’clock and were conducted by Brother Scovil to the washing room.

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Benjamin Lynn Clapp

An exciting day at church in 1846

During which the floor creaks and the congregation jumps out the window! From the autobiography of Norton Jacob 1804-1879, February 22, 1846:

Sunday, 22nd, a meeting was called and was held in the temple on the first floor.

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Benjamin Lynn Clapp