Erastus Snow

Picturing history: Snow-Ashby duplex, Nauvoo, Illinois

This Nauvoo, Illinois, dwelling was built as a duplex shared by Erastus Snow and Nathaniel Ashby and their families. Read more »

Sept. 24, 2014


What's new with the New Era?

Youth who "Stand in Holy Places" are gracing the cover of the New Era, in four different variations. Plus you can send in your own photos for consideration. And see... Read more »

Jan. 16, 2013


Danish: The first foreign language edition of the Book of Mormon

Erastus Snow and Peter Olsen Hansen worked together to produce the first Danish translation of the Book of Mormon for the LDS Church's Scandinavian mission in 1851.... Read more »

Feb. 21, 2012

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Orson Pratt descendants honor his heritage

As a boy growing up in the LDS Church, Brent Beesley had a particular fascination for his great-grandfather, Elder Orson Pratt. Read more »

Sept. 2, 2011


46th annual conference of the Mormon History Association begins

In this sesquicentennial year of the founding of St. George in 1861, enthusiasts are gathering to this red-rock locale this weekend for the 46th annual conference of... Read more »

May 27, 2011


'The Best of the St. Louis Luminary' newspaper gives a peek into the LDS Church in Missouri

“The Best of the St. Louis Luminary,” edited by Susan Easton Black, compiles the LDS Church's newspaper in Missouri that published for just more than a year. Read more »

March 5, 2011


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