I’ve always been a fan of both the JS history of the Church as well as the BH Roberts Comprehensive set. It will be great to have all this information, as well as the Times and Seasons and Deseret News versions of the history combined in one easily accessed set! The Church has long been notorious for their edits and censorship of this history. In fact, there have been more than 62,000 changes made to this history throughout the years; Dan Vogel has captured all of them.
Here’s an example…
ORIGINALLY – “Then went to John P. Greene’s, and paid him and another brother $200. Drank a glass of beer at Moessers. Called at William Clayton’s.”
In a blatant attempt to dismiss Joseph’s drinking issues, this has been changed.
CURRENT – “Then went to John P. Greene’s, and paid him and another brother $200. Called at William Clayton’s
~JS History 6:424~