16: Not Doubting nor Despairing


    Chad Orton is a curator with the Historic Sites Division of the Church History Department. In this week’s episode we learn more about the effort to rescue the stranded handcart pioneers. Chad also explains the preparations that were made in the Salt Lake Valley and how the immigrants were cared for after they arrived there.

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