Heber C. Kimball

Who were the first 3 women to enter the Salt Lake Valley?

Who were the first women to enter the Salt Lake Valley? Why were they chosen? What were they like? When Brigham Young led the first company of 148, these three women... Read more »

July 23, 2014


What's new: Orson F. Whitney as an apostle, historian, and poet

Orson F. Whitney came from prominent pioneer blood. While he would come to be recognized for many qualities of his forbears, Whitney's life was also a complicated one.... Read more »

July 3, 2014


Henry Wells Jackson: The one Utah casualty of the Civil War

A "wandering Mormon," Henry Wells Jackson was the only Utah casualty of the Civil War. He was also also among the first to pan for gold in California, one of the... Read more »

July 1, 2014


Mission presidents' seminar: Calls are from the Lord

“No matter what call comes to us, from Sunday School teacher to Relief Society president, our faith is that he who is extending our call has been on his knees... Read more »

June 24, 2014


Elder Quentin L. Cook: 'Roots and branches'

In the Saturday afternoon session of general conference, Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve said that hastening family history and temple work is... Read more »

April 5, 2014


Picturing history: Rimington, Lancashire, England

During the period of President Heber C. Kimball’s first mission to Great Britain, he spent considerable time in the area of the River Ribble Valley. He and... Read more »

April 3, 2014


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