Secret, Sacred, and Ransacked, Manti Temple in 1887

March 19, 2008

So I am reading a digital copy of the Deseret News from June 1, 1887.  In the article on page 5 is the provokative title, “Ransacking the Temple”.  It was an amazing retelling simply because for us it is appalling in character, but, it also shows how naive I am. I would never have even considered that Marshalls would be looking for “Cohabs” in the temple.

And thanks to Kevin Barney who mentioned the Utah paper project. I am looking forward to making some use of this. Read the rest of this entry »