March 26, 2017

Open Thread

Thursday Afternoon Thread: Mellencamp Week

Paper In Fire … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: Blacks and the Mormon Church

Jane Elizabeth Manning James  fondly known as "Aunt Jane" was one of the first recorded African-American women to enter Utah.  She was member of the Latter Day Saint Church and lived with Joseph Smith and his family for a time in Nauvoo, Illinois. … [Read more...]

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Wednesday Afternoon Thread: Mellencamp Week

Small Town … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: Blacks and the Mormon Church

"Green" Flake  became one of the first African-American members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and was one of the first of three African-Americans to enter the Salt Lake Valley on July 22, 1847. Green Flake was born a slave on … [Read more...]

Tuesday Afternoon Thread: Mellencamp Week

Authority Song … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: Blacks and the Mormon Church

Elijah Abel was one of the earliest African-American members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was the first African-American elder and seventy in the Latter Day Saint movement. Abel was also the first and one of the few black … [Read more...]

Monday Afternoon Thread: Mellencamp Week

Jack and Diane … [Read more...]