President’s Message: May 2021

by Brad Clayton, sup President One year ago many of our worlds stopped spinning. The Covid-19 virus and subsequent I pandemic had essential halted life as we knew I it. I don’t think any of us could have imagined that a virus could have closed the Temples, canceled church worldwide and affected our I world […]

The Pioneer Encampment

The Historical Record, Vol.IX No.1, January 1890 (“Devoted Exclusively to Historical, Biographical, Chronological and Statistical Matters”) contains an article on the Pioneers of 1847 which includes this drawing of the layout of a typical pioneer encampment.  For those of us not as familiar with the demands of keeping and maintaining livestock while hiking a thousand […]