PIONEERS

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Woman Memorialized in 90-Year-Old Statue on Temple Square Reflects on the Story Behind It

by KSL | Mormon Life

MR says: Just two years old at the time, Marie James was immortalized on Temple Square when she was sc...

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Meet One of the First Black Women to Join the Church & the First Black Saint in Utah

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Mormon Life

MR says: What an extraordinary life which influenced those of Joseph Smith and Brigham Young and was f...

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2 Underwater Mormon Ghost Towns Recently Uncovered By Drought

by KSL | Fun

MR says: Check out these recently rediscovered Mormon ghost towns that are a haunting and beautiful re...

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Sister Woodruff's Final Letter to Skeptical Parents Before Joining the Church, Marrying Prophet

by Meridian Magazine | Mormon Life

MR says: Phebe Carter's parents were set against her leaving their home in Maine to join the Saints in...

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Mormon Ghost Town Uncovered for the First Time in 70 Years (Photos)

by Washington Post | Mormon Life

MR says: Check out these striking photos of a Mormon ghost town, St. Thomas, found in Nevada near Lake Mead...

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What Have We Really Learned From the Pioneers?

by Mormon Women Stand | Mormon Life

MR says: The pioneers moved forward, unified in purpose, following the prophet's counsel. What of that...

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Watch This Touching Tribute to Pioneer Rescuers at the Sweet Water

by YouTube | Videos Mormon Life

MR says: Get in the Pioneer Day spirit with this stirring music video tribute to the rescuers who risk...

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Huffington Post Highlights Pioneer Day, Mormon History

by Huffington Post | Mormon Life

How neat that the Huffington Post shared this little summary of Pioneer Day and a snippet from Mormon histo...

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The Mormon War: 'I Will Not Suffer Myself to be Killed as They Killed Joseph'

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: How much do you know about the Mormon War? Many of these little-known quotes and facts might ...

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How the Pain of the Donner Party Paved the Way for the Pioneers

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: The Mormon pioneers quite literally crossed the path of the Donner Party on the plains--a fac...