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The 1st ten lectures in Leonard J. Arrington Mormon heritage Lecture sequence are the following accumulated in a single quantity for the 1st time. The sequence, proven via one of many twentieth-century West’s so much distinct historians, Leonard Arrington, has develop into a number one discussion board for renowned historians to handle issues relating to Mormon historical past. the 1st lecturer used to be Arrington himself. He used to be via Richard Lyman Bushman, Richard E. Bennett, Howard R. Lamar, Claudia L. Bushman, Kenneth W. Godfrey, Jan Shipps, Donald Worster, Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, and F. Ross Peterson. Utah kingdom collage hosts the Leonard J. Arrington Mormon background Lecture sequence. The college Libraries’ precise Collections and data homes the Arrington assortment. The state’s land supply college all started gathering files very early, and within the Sixties grew to become an immense depository for Utah and Mormon files.

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In recognition of her many efforts and achievements in literature, Brigham Young University, in 1912 on her eighty-fourth birthday, conferred upon Emmeline the honorary degree of doctor of letters. 29 Faith and Intellect as Partners in Mormon History She was the second person to receive the honor and the first woman to do so. 58 When Emmeline turned ninety, a party was given for her at the Hotel Utah. In honor of the occasion, a moving picture was made of her and other pioneers who had been living in Nauvoo during the time Joseph Smith, the prophet, was alive.

58 When Emmeline turned ninety, a party was given for her at the Hotel Utah. In honor of the occasion, a moving picture was made of her and other pioneers who had been living in Nauvoo during the time Joseph Smith, the prophet, was alive. 59 Shortly after her release from the presidency of the Relief Society, Emmeline died at age ninety-three, and her funeral was in the Tabernacle in Salt Lake City, the second funeral ever held for a woman in that Temple Square facility. ) On what would have been her hundredth birthday, seven years after her death, the women of Utah placed a bust of Emmeline in the rotunda of the Utah State Capitol building.

Smith. She continued as president until 1921, when she was ninety-two. ” Welfare work became more methodical, and she coordinated Relief Society work with those of civic and county agencies. In 1919 a social services department was organized under the direction of Amy Brown Lyman. Under Emmeline’s leadership the Relief Society also established courses in theology, genealogy, art, and literature, while courses on obstetrics, nursing, “home science,” and home arts were continued. Each ward and stake, however, was encouraged to work out its own program.

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