Life and Beliefs of Brigham Young

Jennifer Lund talked about Brigham Young and his role in bringing the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Salt Lake City… read more

Jennifer Lund talked about Brigham Young and his role in bringing the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Salt Lake City Utah. She explained Young’s relationship with founder Joseph Smith, Young’s leadership roles within the church, and how his views on religion and on polygamy developed over time. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Salt Lake City, Utah, from May 4-8 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Life and Beliefs of Brigham Young

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Vignette
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Vignette
Location:
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
First Aired:
Jun 8, 2014
Last Aired:
Jun 16, 2014

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  • Jun 08, 2014 | 3:09am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 08, 2014 | 2:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 09, 2014 | 5:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 14, 2014 | 8:40am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 16, 2014 | 7:42am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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