[Apostle Wilford Woodruff Journal] 26th + Elders G. J. Hardy & Samuel Hardy visited me And in Company with Father Carter we visited Boston. Went into the Common on to the state house, through the Quincy Market, through the Navey Yard, on Board of the Franklin. Visited the ships on the stocks. Went through the rope walk 75 rods long. Saw the Canon Morters Balls shot &c. Went to Bunker Hill. Saw the remains of the ditch flung up. I then went to the rail way. Parted with the brethren. They went home & I the same. 8 m.
[source: Wilford Woodruff's Journal: 1833-1898 Typescript, Volumes 1-9, Edited by Scott G. Kenney, Signature Books 1993, http://amzn.to/newmormonstudies]