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Journal of Mormon History, Volume 40, issue 4 (fall 2014)


Table of Contents


--TANNER LECTURE What the Mormon Cultural Landscape Can Teach Us, Dell Upton, 1

--“Out of the Mists of Memory”: Remembering Joseph Smith in Vermont, Keith A. Erekson, 30

--Reconstructing the Y-Chromosome of Joseph Smith Jr.: Genealogical Applications, Ugo A. Perego, Natalie M. Myers, and Scott R. Woodwar, 70

--Popular Mormon Millennialism in Nineteenth-Century Britain, Malcolm R. Thorp, 89

--King Follett: The Man Behind the Discourse, Joann Follett Mortensen, 112

--The Waldensian Valleys: Seeking “Primitive Christianity,” in Italy, Michael W. Homer, 134

“A Continual War, Not of Arguments, but of Bread and Cheese”: Opening the First LDS Mission in Italy, 1849-1867, James A. Toronto, 188


--D. Robert Carter, Founding Fort Utah: Provo’s Native Inhabitants, Early Explorers, and First Year of Settlement, Ronald O. Barney, 233

--Morris A. Shirts and Frances Anne Smeath, Historical Topography: A New Look at Old Sites on Mountain Meadows, Robert H. Briggs, 236

--Grant H. Palmer, An Insider’s View of Mormon Origins, Richard C. Russell, 240

--Judy Busk, The Sum of Our Past: Revisiting Pioneer Women, Laura Compton, 244

--Margaret Blair Young and Darius Aidan Gray, Standing on the Promises:Vol. 1: One More River to Cross. Vol. 2: Bound for Canaan. Vol. 3:The Last Mile of the Way, Linda Thatcher, 246

--Newell G. Bringhurst and Darron T. Smith, Black and Mormon, Stirling Adams, 250

--Scott H. Partridge, ed., Eliza Maria Partridge Journal Edward, Leo Lyman, 255

--Richard Lyman Bushman, Believing History: Latter-day Saint Essays, Newell G. Bringhurst, 257

--Shirley N. Maynes, Five Hundred Wagons Stood Still: Mormon Battalion Wives, Todd Compton, 261

--Ferenc Morton Szasz, Religion in the Modern American West, Philip Barlow, 263


--Linda King Newell and Vivian Linford Talbot. A History of Garfield County. 268

--Marion Robertson Wilson. Leroy Robertson: Music Giant from the Rockies. 270

--Rod Reed. Bless your Souls ... It’s the Truth! True, Heartwarming Tales and Humorous Situations in the Lives of Saints and Sinners. 271

--Richard Neitzel Holzapfel, Alexander L. Baugh, Robert C. Freeman, and Andrew H. Hedges. On This Day in the Church: An Illustrated Almanac of the Latter-day Saints. 272

--Leon R. Hartshorn. Joseph Smith: Prophet of the Restoration. 274

--John D. Barton. A History of Duchesne County. 274