Legacy

    Liberty to the Downtrodden - The Life

    Episode 37

    59:58
    Description

    Thomas L. Kane, a defender of women's rights and crusader for the abolition of slavery, became the most ardent defender of Mormons' religious liberty. Though not a Mormon, Kane became a great friend to Brigham Young. His intervention during the Utah War of 1857-58 prevented a potentially bloody conflict. Historian Matthew Grow discusses the life of this extraordinary man.

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