Bancroft Library Roundtable: The Sail Before the Trail or Have We Missed the Boat?
Lecture | March 16 | 12-1 p.m. | Faculty Club, Lewis-Latimer Room
Fred E. Woods, Professor of Church History and Doctrine, Brigham Young University
This presentation tells the captivating story of Mormon maritime immigration in the nineteenth century. It is based on hundreds of first-person immigrant accounts collected and dissected over the past two decades and reveals the superior modus operandi used by the Latter-day Saints to bring European converts to America.