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THE DIARIES OF CHARLES ORA CARD - The Utah Years 1871-1886

By: Godfrey, Donald G. and Godfrey, Kenneth W.

Price: $22.95  $20.66

Publisher: Provo, UT, Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University: 2005

Seller ID: 30047

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Brand New!; Charles Ora Card's diaries are a rich historical resource chronicling an important period of Mormon history that historian Thomas G. Alexander called "Mormonism in Transition. " The diaries detail the pioneers' attempt to make the desert blossom as a rose, including their work on the Logan Temple and Tabernacle. During this era, the Church faced increasing economical and federal legislative pressures. The records accent the everyday struggles of a people; their leadership, both local and Churchwide; and Card's own capture by U. S. Marshals. ; 9.25" x 11.5"; 604 page... View more info