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Barbie Dolls and Welfare Canneries: Efficiency vs. Value in Mormonism

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Mattel’s Barbie doll made her first public appearance at a New York toy fair on March 9, 1959. I made my ow...


1940s Latter-day Saints Photo Gallery

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Photos include: Missionaries returning from South Africa Bakersfield, California M Men and Gleaner Banquet ...


Latter-day Saint Images, 1944

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Our album for this war year is sadly lacking in pictures of Sunday Schools and Relief Societies from Europe...


LDS Response to the Relocation of Joseph’s and Hyrum’s Graves, 1928

by Keepapitchinin | Opinions & Features

When the bodies of Joseph and Hyrum Smith were returned to Nauvoo following their martyrdom in Carthage, Il...

“With Radio in Our Pocket”: David O. McKay Envisions Zion

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Then counselor in the First Presidency, David O. McKay gave an extraordinary talk at a BYU assembly on Janu...

Historical look at how The Church taught YM about their military obligation, 1967

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In 1967, the MIA program for young LDS men included a lesson that hasn’t been part of the program for many ...


BYU Professor Proposes Radical Dress Reform for Men, 1931

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Harrison R. Merrill (1884-1938) taught English and journalism at BYU from 1923 until his death in 1938. In ...

Being a 50-Something Single in the Church

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Seraphine at Zelophehad’s Daughters has had a long-running series of (to me) fascinating posts on what it i...

The first Book of Mormon comic strip?

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Who is the most prolific illustrator of the Book of Mormon? Not C.C.A. Christensen, with his brightly color...

Out-Door Preaching: Instructions to Missionaries, April 1883

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The following instructions and tips were issued to elders of the British Mission in the spring of 1883. The...