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Brigham D. Madsen (1914-2010)

Brig Madsen, Western historian, professor of history and one-time vice president of the University of Utah, author of at least eight books and editor of several more, passed away on Christmas Eve, 2010.

His award-winning books include Glory Hunter: A Biography of Patrick Edward Connor, North to Montana! Jehus, Bullwhackers, and Mule Skinners on the Montana Trail, The Shoshoni Frontier and the Bear River Massacre, Studies of the Book of Mormon, and his autobiography, Against the Grain: Memoirs of a Western Historian.

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