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Mormon Americana

Mormon Americana

a guide to sources and collections in the United States

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Published by BYU Studies in Provo, Utah .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints -- Archival resources.,
    • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints -- Library resources.,
    • Mormons -- United States -- Archival resources.,
    • Mormons -- United States -- Library resources.,
    • Mormon Church -- United States -- Archival resources.,
    • Mormon Church -- United States -- Library resources.,
    • Libraries -- Special collections -- Mormons.,
    • Libraries -- Special collections -- Mormon Church.,
    • Libraries -- Special collections -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by David J. Whittaker.
      SeriesBYU Studies monographs
      ContributionsWhittaker, David J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.M8 M67 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 695 p. :
      Number of Pages695
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1104829M
      ISBN 100842523154
      LC Control Number94029931

      New York-Swann Galleries’ November 17 sale of Printed & Manuscript Americana brought more than $,, exceeding the high estimate for the top lot was an first edition of the Book of Mormon, which sold to a private collector for $67,*.This was more than the last 17 copies on the auction market, going back to a sale at Swann where it sold for $75, Americana (1) Items (1) Fraternal, Social Organizations (1) Items (1) History (1) Items (1) Illustrated (1) Items (1) Reference (1) Items (1) Book Of Mormon Guide Book First Edition Verla Birell LDS. $ Buy It Now +$ shipping. Watch. The Strength of the Mormon Position Orson F. Whitney LDS Mormon Old Rare Book

      In Search of Book of Mormon Geography. Below is the modern map of the area of Smith's Youth. The Book of Mormon is supposed to be a history of real people living in a real place. For the first years of Mormonism's existence, everyone thought it was a story about a people who left the Middle East and came to South or Central America, and who fought wars clear up into New York state where. Book of Mormon Central / Archive / A Note on Mormon Americana at Yale. Pinterest Tweet Widget Facebook Like Share on Facebook Google Plus One. Title: A Note on Mormon Americana at Yale Items do not represent the official views of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints or of Book of Mormon Central.

        The Book of Mormon From left, Josh Gad, pageantry of “The Lion King,” the calisthenic boogieing of latter-day Broadway and even Martha Graham-style Americana. These numbers are witty. register. Mormon Americana was published semi-monthly as a joint project by libraries that were interested in Mormon Americana. Contributing libraries are: Brigham Young University, Historian’s Office Library, Salt Lake Public Library, Utah State Historical Society, Utah State University, and University of Utah. Scope and Content Note.


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Private collector of rare Mormon books, the first edition Book of Mormon, Mormon art and artifacts, historic Mormon paintings, autographed historical documents, early Mormon historical photographs, Mormon imprints from Palmyra, Zion, Kirtland, and Nauvoo, and anything related to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

T he Book of Mormon, much like the Old Testament, was written to show Israel “what great things the Lord hath done for their fathers,” and to testify of the coming Messiah.

1 Although cast as a history, it is history with a high religious purpose, not the kind we ordinarily write today. The narrative touches only incidentally on Mormon Americana book society, economics, and politics of the Nephites and. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the formal denomination of the Mormon church) Mormon Americana book now 10 million strong, with more than half of its membership coming from outside the United States.

More than 88 million copies of The Book of Mormon have been printed, and it 4/4(1). Moroni’s America Today Inwhen LDS scholars first began accepting the two-Cumorah theory, Apostle Joseph Fielding Smith warned the Saints.

“Because of this theory,” he wrote, “some members of the Church have become confused and greatly disturbed in their faith in the Book of Mormon.”. Mormon Americana: A Guide to Sources and Collections in the United States Editor David J. Whittaker This long awaited book is the first to provide a comprehensive guide to all major repositories in the United States containing sources on the LDS Church and the Mormon experience.

Make Offer - Book of Mormon PIONEER VERSION MASTERWORKS 1st Ed Replica: Founder Sig. RARE FIRST EDITION MORMONS MORMON WIFE. The first hundred pages of "Mormon America" cover the early history of the church, but readers who are expecting a comprehensible account of Mormon beginnings and the development of the church should look elsewhere.

The authors tell the Mormon story in such a Cited by: We are pleased to announce a new exhibit now on display in L. Tom Perry Special Collections. It is titled “The Book of Mormon in Church History,” and it showcases early significant editions of the Book of Mormon, including an First Edition, and, and editions, with explanations of uinique changes or corrections.

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What the Book of Mormon Says about America The Book of Mormon peoples were led to the American continent as a land of promise reserved for the righteous.

The Lord kept the continent hidden from all those except some He purposely led there. The Book of Mormon is a sacred text of the Latter Day Saint movement, which, according to adherents, contains writings of ancient prophets who lived on the American continent from approximately BC to AD It was first published in March by Joseph Smith as The Book of Mormon: An Account Written by the Hand of Mormon upon Plates Taken from the Plates of Nephi.

Americana book. Read 60 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Harley-Davidson bikers Grand Canyon river ratsMormon archaeolo /5. The "Heartland" Model or "Heartland Theory" of Book of Mormon geography states that the Book of Mormon events primarily occurred in the heartland of North America.

The Hill Cumorah in Ontario County NY is the hill where Joseph Smith found the Golden Plates and is the same hill where the civilizations of the Nephites (Cumorah) and the Jaredites (Ramah) fought their last battles. The sellers included many private individuals like you, but also all the major dealers of Mormon Americana, dealers of Western Americana, dealers of Bibles, auctions, and even libraries.

Many were everyday people—church members in Arizona, California, Idaho, or Utah who are still Mormon, people in the Midwest whose ancestors were Mormon, or. An Insider's View of Mormon Origins by Grant hed in and available at Amazon.

It was sold at Deseret Books for several years and is still available there by special order. It's also still sold at the BYU bookstore. Summary: Over the past thirty years, an enormous amount of research has been conducted into Mormon origins—Joseph Smith's early life, the Book of Mormon, the.

Polygamy was practiced by leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for more than half of the 19th century in semi-secrecy and practiced publicly from to by up to 30 percent of church Smith of New York founded the Mormon Church in after having earlier experienced a series of visions, one of which directed him to ancient hidden golden tablets that.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Acknowledgements --Part I.

uction to Mormon Americana / David J. Whittaker --Sources for the study of Joseph Smith / Dean C. Jessee --Joseph Smith in recent research: a selected bibliography / David J. Whittaker --The study of Mormon history: a guide to the.

The Book of Mormon and the American Revolution. Richard L. Bushman. Richard L. Bushman, professor and chairman of the Department of History at the University of Delaware when this was published, was a historian of colonial America.

Overview: The Book of Mormon describes migrations of people from the Middle East to Central America, and further describes some features of their civilizations in the New World. If the Book is accurate, archaeologists would expect to find numerous pieces of hard evidence in Central America that confirm the presence of these societies: metal objects; writing in Hebrew and Egyptian, remains of.

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