LDS Church History

George F. Richards: A Collection of Film Footage

A portion of George F. Richards’s final General Conference address was captured on silent film. Audio of the discourse was recorded separately. The...

Follow the Example of Trailblazing Women– Cast Your Vote

Did you know that Utah was the very first state to elect a female State Senator in the United States? Learn more about Martha Hughes Cannon's...

Preserve Those Crumbling Journals in the Church History Library

Preserve Those Crumbling Journals in the Church History Library

The First Vision: Understandings and Applications

Elder Kyle S. McKay shares historical insights and personal commentary about Joseph Smith's first vision gleaned from his work as the Assistant...

“Going to Work with a Will”: Emmeline B. Wells and the Road to Suffrage

Cherry Bushman Silver, Sheree Maxwell Bench, and Katherine Kitterman discuss how Emmeline B. Wells made history as she meet with US presidents and...

Egyptian Papyrus: Preserving History in the Church History Library

The state-of-the-art Church History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, preserves priceless treasures of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...

The Rise and Fall of John C. Bennett

Historians Elizabeth A. Kuehn and Matthew C. Godfrey discuss the lasting effects of John C. Bennett’s writing and speaking campaign against Joseph...