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18 #TrekProbs Tweets That Would Make the Pioneers Laugh

by LDS Living Staff | August 2, 2019 | Humor Fun

It's that time of year again. The time when Latter-day Saint youths don bonnets and straw hats as they head...

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The Story of These Early Black Latter-day Saints Coming to Utah Is Not Your Traditional Pioneer Tale

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | July 24, 2019 | Mormon Life

It's not the traditional pioneer story. Five years after the Civil War ended, two black families traveled f...

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10 Incredible Pioneers You've Never Heard of

by Jannalee Sandau | July 24, 2019 | Mormon Life

Most of us have heard of Ephraim Hanks, Porter Rockwell, Eliza R. Snow, and many other high-profile pioneer...

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New Monument Connects Past Pioneers with Today’s Immigrants Looking for a Better Life

by Newsroom.ChurchofJesusChrist.org | July 22, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Top leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints participated in the unveiling of the Pioneer...

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How Brigham Young Ministered to a Woman Run Over by a Wagon + More Faith-Filled Stories from a Pioneer Family

by Lois Thompson Bartholomew | July 20, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

On June 1, 1801, Brigham Young was born in Whittingham, Widdham County, Vermont. At the same time, approxim...

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Iconic Pioneer Grave Faces Removal, Family Hoping It Can Stay Along Trail

by Deseret News | July 10, 2019 | Mormon Life

"This is supposed to be where she was going to have a final resting place. And it's a little heartbreaking,...

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Graves, Forgotten Stories of Black Pioneers + More from Remarkable Database That Highlights Those "Lost to History"

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | June 13, 2019 | Mormon Life

 Ardis E. Parshall became tearful as she walked across the cemetery lawn to see the new monument honor...

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How One Latter-day Saint Pioneer's Grave Has Become a Cherished Nebraskan Landmark

by Daedan Olander | May 23, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Where there was once only a slightly bent metal wagon wheel adorning Rebecca Winters's grave, now her final...

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Uniting East and West: Latter-day Saints and the Transcontinental Railroad

by Fred E. Woods | May 10, 2019 | Makes You Think

When the coast-to-coast telegraph was completed in Salt Lake City in October 1861, Brigham Young sent a cle...

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The Prompting That Saved One Pioneer Family from Death + Their Remarkable Faith

by Lois Thompson Bartholomew | May 9, 2019 | Mormon Life

In A. J. Russell's iconic photograph of the celebration following the driving of the golden spike, Samuel S...