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Church Begins New Lecture Series

by LDS Living | From the Church

Image from history.lds.org A new 2015 lecture series sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day ...

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Photos of Manti Tabernacle Restoration

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Since 1879, the Manti Tabernacle has been a landmark in this small Sanpete County town. "You know you can't...

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Find Your Pioneer Ancestor's Records Instantly with New FamilySearch Collaboration

by LDS Church News | News from Utah

The Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database website and the FamilySearch Internet genealogy service each ha...

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Deployed Soldiers Draw Strength from Pioneer Holiday

by Deseret News | News from Utah

KANDAHAR AIR FIELD, Afghanistan — They traveled thousands of miles with few belongings to settle in a remot...

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President Monson in Utah's Days of '47 Parade

by LDS Church News | Fun

It's been 167 years since the first of the Latter-day Saints entered the Salt Lake valley behind the leader...

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Days of '47 Parade Floats Since 1897 Photo Gallery

by Deseret News | Fun

The streets of Salt Lake City are days away from being filled with horses, motorcycles, clowns and — most n...

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Mormon Youth in Utah Host Special Needs Pioneer Trek

by Newsroom | News from Utah

Every summer, Mormon youth groups reenact the trek pioneers made with their hand-carts across the Great Pla...

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Who Were the First Women Pioneers in the Salt Lake Valley?

by Deseret News | Fun

Following a long winter and spring in Winter Quarters — where 700 homes had been built and the camp of 12,0...

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7 Unexpected Pioneer Foods

by Salt Lake Tribune | Fun

As Pioneer Day approaches, Utah tends to remember only those Mormon settlers who survived on boiled mush, s...

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New Study: Mormon Pioneers Were Safer on Trek than Previously Thought, Especially Infants

by Deseret News | News from Utah

From 1847 to 1868, Mormon pioneer babies traveling across the Plains were safer — yes, more likely to live ...