California History, Brooklyn (ship), Mormon Battalion, California Gold Rush, California Colonization, Westward Movement, Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park, Mormon Diaries and Journals, Utah War
California Saints: A Readers Theater was performed at the Mormon History Association Devotional, Emanuel Church, Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park, Coloma, California, Sunday May 25, 2008, 8:30-9:30 AM. Through excerpts from diaries and letters, the story of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) in California from 1846 to 1857 is recounted. Readers were all descendants of Mormons associated with California’s early history. Readers included Richard Bushman, John Huntington, Leo Lyman, and Laurel Thatcher Ulrich. Musical vocalists included John Huntington and Rachel Thatcher Loveridge.
Original Publication Citation
J. Michael Hunter. California Saints: A Readers Theater. 2008.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Hunter, J. Michael, "California Saints: A Readers Theater" (2008). All Faculty Publications. 1418.
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