Year of Polygamy: The Birth of Mormon Fundamentalism, Episode 73

http://www.mormonfundamentalism.com/ChartLinks/JosephWhiteMusser.htm
Image from MormonFundamentalism.com (credit: Brian Hales)

 

Join Lindsay as she interviews Brian Hales, author of  Modern Polygamy: The Generations After the Manifesto about his views on the beginnings of the different Mormon Fundamentalist groups.

Links mentioned in this podcast:

Brian Hales’ fundamentalist site

Brian Hales’ Joseph Smith polygamy site

Brian Hales’ site containing Mormon documents (a must see!)

Books by Brian Hales

Year of Polygamy: Generational Shifts, Episode 72

Mary Lois Walker

 

GENERATIONS OF POLYGAMOUS WOMEN: Jane Arterburn Sartin, Elizabeth Sartin Davis, Bertha Davis Ezell, Lillie Ezell Hargis young girl is Mary Lois Hargis dau of Lillie Ezell Hargis

 

Join Lindsay as she discusses generational shifts of Plural Marriage from lauded to avoided.

 

Links mentioned in this podcast:

Before the Manifesto: The Life Writings of Mary Lois Walker Morris

Year of Polygamy: Mormon Women in Prison, Episode 71

Andrew Mercer Reformatory for Women, Toronto, prisoners, 1880
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WOMEN PRISONERS – TASMANIA 1870
(1880-1958), English suffragettes in prison dress
Women’s Social and Political Union in prison uniform and newspaper
19th-century female workers in Lowell, Massachusetts were arguably the first to use the term “wage slave”.

Join Lindsay as she interviews scholars Lorie Winder Stromberg and Sarah Barringer Gordon about Mormon women who were imprisoned for practicing polygamy in the 19th Century.

 

 

Links mentioned in this podcast:

Lorie’s essay can be found in the Second Edition of the Persistence of Polygamy

Old newspaper headline about Mormon Women imprisoned for polygamy

 

Year of Polygamy: Going Underground, Episode 70

 

Join Lindsay as she discuss the stories of two women, Eliza Jacobsen and Ida Hunt Udall and their experiences on the “Mormon Underground.”

 

Links mentioned in this podcast:

History of Scandinavian Mormons

Book about Ida: Mormon Odyssey

Ida Udall Findagrave

Ida Udalll Arizona Pioneer Woman

Ida visits Saltair

Ida Hunt Udall Photo Collection

Year of Polygamy: From Polygamy to Peace- The Changing Church, Episode 69

Join Lindsay as she discusses what the LDS church looked like at the turn of the century and how it slowly started shifting from being a polygamous church and the causalities that involved.

 

 

Links mentioned in this podcast:

The Mormon Experience by Leonard J Arrington/ Davis Bitton

She Had a (Relief Society) Question, 1928

Few Minutes in the North Weber Stake, 22 June 1919

The Polygamous Wives Writing Club by Paula Kelly Harline

Year of Polygamy: The 1886 Revelation, Episode 68

 

Join Lindsay as she interviews Mithryn about the genesis of contemporary Mormon Fundamentalism, the 1886 revelation, and his experiences with fundamentalists.

 

Links mentioned in this podcast:

 

The 1886 Revelation (wiki)

The 1886 Revelation (Brian Hales)

Text of the 1886 Revelation

Mithryn’s polygamy timeline

Mithryn’s site: Exploring Mormonism

Year of Polygamy: Joseph’s Polygamy Revelations, Episode 65

Join Lindsay as she interviews Clair Barrus from Today in Mormon History  about the revelations Joseph Smith had about polygamy, including the revelation that lead to D&C 132.

Links mentioned in this podcast:
Religion and Sexuality: The Shakers, the Mormons, and the Oneida Community by Lawrence Foster

Clair’s blog Today in Mormon History

The Polygamy Revelations of Joseph Smith article with footnotes

Shindle affidavit on seduction.

Pratt/Schindle story in the Sangamo Journal

Brian Hales’ position on these issues