Tag Archives: Italy

A Letter from Giuseppe in Italy to his Son, Joseph Brigham

Full size images and complete transcript of the four page letter follow below the break. by Jim Toronto Each month we plan to upload a new and fascinating item on this website that will add to our understanding of the … Continue reading

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Rome, Italy Temple Groundbreaking

The groundbreaking ceremony for the Rome, Italy Temple was held on October 23, 2010. President Thomas S. Monson presided over the groundbreaking ceremony here for the Rome Italy Temple, imparted words of direction and love before offering a prayer of … Continue reading

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Giuseppe Efisio Taranto

What follows here is the Biography of Giuseppe Efisio Taranto commonly known as Joseph Toronto. He was an Italian sailor who ran a small business in Boston harbor selling supplies to ships. It was here that he met the Mormon … Continue reading

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Website Header Photo

Your webmaster is seeking input and candidates for great header photos for this website. Since I’m a sucker for sunsets, I’m proposing one of these below. The first three are a Mediterranean sunset taken on Dec. 18, 2010 from a … Continue reading

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