PIONEERS

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Sarah Goode Marshall was first handcart pioneer to enter the Salt Lake Valley 155 years ago

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

So you don’t want to hear about an ancestor who was the first Mormon handcart pioneer to enter the valley o...

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Potterpalooza and Pioneer Trek: The Power of Stories for Building Communities

by LDS Cinema Online | Best of LDS Blogs

I recently had the opportunity to do something I’ve never done before and may never do again: attend the mi...

Arizona history: Mormon pioneers in Snowflake

by Arizona Republic | Everything Else

Some remembered the wicked wind, some the brackish water, others the hardships of the trail. Winters were c...

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{A&E} Listen to This: Video/Song Tribute to the Pioneers

by Kate Ensign-Lewis | Arts & Entertainment

Most of us have heard the story of the rescuers who carried beleaguered handcart Saints across the Sweetwat...

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Photo Gallery: 1947 centennial Pioneer Day parade

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

The Salt Lake Tribune occasionally presents images from its archives in a special series called A Look Back...

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Mormon Battalion is still leading the Pioneer Day parade

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

The Mormon Battalion marched in the first Pioneer Day Parade, and 162 years later the Mormon Battalion Asso...

This Is the Place Heritage Park carries on LDS pioneer traditions

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Late in the morning, a relentless mid-summer sun has begun to broil the hillside pioneer village. Neverthel...

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Trek by Mormon pioneers helped create identity

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The "Mormon migration" from Nauvoo to the Valley of the Great Salt Lake, along with the other pioneering ex...

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{Lifestyle} A New Meaning for the 24th of July

by Ashley Bardsley | Holidays Lifestyle

On the 24th of July I usually look forward to playing outside, popsicles, and water activities. This year I...

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Elder Holland: Be like pioneers, learn to work together

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Individuals must work together with their communities to foster civic good will and to create a better futu...