Unique historical artifacts from the archives of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be on display to the public during general conference weekend.
The Church History Library will host a “Treasures of the Collection” open house on Friday, 1 April from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, 2 April from noon to 2 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Over 100 items will be on display, including books, photographs, and journals relating to Mormon history. These seldom-seen materials include a rare Book of Mormon that is translated into both French and German, an 1835 edition of the Doctrine and Covenants and an 1851 edition of the Pearl of Great Price. There will also be collections of materials relating to Mormons in the military, the Laie Hawaii Temple and former Church President Joseph F. Smith.
The Church History Library is located at 15 East North Temple in Salt Lake City. For more information, visit www.churchhistorylibrary.org or call 801-240-2272.
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