Spring 2016

[gallery type="slideshow" size="large" ids="1935,1936,1937,1938,1939,1942,1941,1961,1944"] The first transcontinental railroad was built by the Western Pacific, Central Pacific and Union Pacific Railroad Companies and officially opened on May 10, 1869 with the driving of the last spike in a ceremony at Promontory Point, Utah. The Chinese were the first...

“In a cave in the woods,   a slumbering bear   sleeps through the party   in his very own lair.”   “The cold winds howl and the night sounds growl.  But the bear snores on.” The Center for Child Care and Family Resources, along with KSL, the Marriott Library, and Salt Lake City Public...

The Special Collections Print and Journal collection has recently acquired the new eight volume History of Joseph Smith and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: a Source and Text-Critical Edition, edited by Dan Vogel, published by the Smith-Pettit Foundation and distributed by Signature...