Speak Your Piece | 4: Season 1, Ep. 4 (Part 1): Rick Turley, 35 Years of LDS Church History

Richard E. Turley, former Assistant Church Historian (and before this, Executive Director) of the Church Department, describes his thirty-five year career in Mormon history. Among other works, Turley co-authored in 2008 Massacre at Mountain Meadows: An American Tragedy with Ronald W. Walker and Glen M. Leonard, and in 1992 Victims: The LDS Church and the Mark Hofmann Case. Turley discusses the creation and products of the Joseph Smith Papers Project, the formation of regional history centers across the globe, and the million of manuscripts, photographs and other historical records now offered free of charge, from the church's vast historical holdings. 

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