"And he said, Verily I say unto you, No prophet is accepted in his own country."

Luke 4:24
Vision of Christ in the Kirtland Temple

101 Reasons to Believe Joseph Smith


S. Kent Brown, "New Light: 'The Place That Was Called Nahom": New Light from Ancient Yemen," Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 8, no. 1 (1999)
"David Whitmer Interview" Millennial Star, vol. 40, nos. 49, 50, report of Pratt and Smith, is signed by them and bears date of Sept. 17, 1878.
"Harris' Statement to Edward Stevenson", Millenial Star, Vol. XLIV
"Historical Landmarks," Deseret News, 17 Sep 1888
"Manuscript Found: The Complete Original Spaulding Manuscript" http://rsc.byu.edu/out-print/manuscript-found-complete-original-spaulding-manuscript
"Newel Knight's Journal, 1800-1846" Classic Experiences and Adventures (Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1969)
"Oliver Cowdery and His Testimony: An Address Delivered by Judge C. M. Nielsen in the Twenty-fourth Ward Meeting House, Salt Lake City, Utah, February 20, 1910
"The Life Story of Mosiah Lyman Hancock"
Andrew Jenson, Church Chronology, February 1, 1900
Autobiography of Parley P. Pratt
B. H. Roberts, "Defense of the Faith and the Saints", Vol.1,
B. H. Roberts, "New Witnesses for God", Vol.2
Backman & Cook eds. Kirtland Elders' Quorum Record (1985)
Benjamin Brown, "Testimonies for the Truth, A Record of Manifestations of the Power of God, Miraculous and Providential, Witnessed in the Travels and Experience of Benjamin Brown" … , 1853
Braden and Kelley Debate on Divine Origin of Book of Mormon, 1884
David Whitmer statement to Wm. H. Kelley, G. A. Blakeslee, of Gallen, Michigan, September 15th, 1882
David Whitmer, "Address to All Believers in Christ", March 19, 1881
David Whitmer, March 19, 1881 Richmond Conservator Newspaper
Deseret News, 27 Nov. 1878
E. Cecil McGavin, "Nauvoo the Beautiful" (Salt Lake City, 1946)
Edwin F Perry "Stories about The Prophet, Joseph Smith" 1951
Elizabeth Ann Whitney, Autobiography, 1800-1882, Cited in Edward W. Tullidge, "The Women of Mormondom", New York, 1877
Emma Smith - Last Testimony of Emma Smith 1879 Q&A between Emma and Joseph Smith III, The Saints' Herald 26 (Oct 1879)
Encyclopedia of Mormonism, Vol.1, BOOK OF MORMON WITNESSES H. R., vol. 6
Encyclopedia of Mormonism, Vol.3, SMITH FAMILY
George Q. Cannon, "Life of Joseph Smith the Prophet"
Gregory L. Smith, M.D. "Polygamy, Prophets, and Prevarication: Frequently and Rarely Asked Questions about the Initiation, Practice, and Cessation of
Plural Marriage in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints."
Harrison Burgess, "Sketch of a Life Well Spent,"
Harrison Burgess, 1814-1883 Autobiography (1814-1848)
Helen Mar Kimball Whitney, "Life Incidents", 15 July 1882;
Historical Atlas of Mormonism
Historical Record," Vol. 7
History of the Church, vol.1
History of the Church, Vol.3
History of the Church, Vol.5
Hyrum L. Andrus, BYU Studies, Vol. 2, No. 2
Hyrum Smith, 1839, letter from Liberty Jail
James E. Talmage, "Articles of Faith"
Jaynann Payne, "Lucy Mack Smith: Woman of Great Faith," Ensign, Nov 1972
Jeni Broberg Holzapfel and Richard Neitzel Holzapfel, eds., A Woman's View: Helen Mar Whitney's Reminiscences of Early Church History. (Provo: Religious Studies Center, BYU, 1997)
John E. Clark, Wade Ardern, and Matthew Roper, "Debating the Foundations of Mormonism: The Book of Mormon and Archaeology"
John W. Rigdon "Life of Sidney Rigdon, by his son, John W. Rigdon"
Joseph Fielding Smith Jr., Doctrines of Salvation, Vol.3
Joseph Fielding Smith, Church History and Modern Revelation, Vol 1
Joseph Smith - History
Joseph Smith the Prophet, by Lucy Smith
Josiah Quincy, "Figures of the Past", 1883
Journal of Joseph B. Noble, Autobiographical Sketch, 1810–1836
Kenneth Godfrey, "A New Prophet and a New Scripture: The Coming Forth of the Book of Mormon", ENSIGN Magazine, Jan. 1988
LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jenson, Vol. 1
LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jenson, Vol. 4
Letter of Lewis C. Bidamon to Emma Smith dated 11 January 1847, (Department of History, Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Independence, Missouri.)
Lucy Mack Smith, History of Joseph Smith
Lyndon W. Cook, The Revelations of the Prophet Joseph Smith
Mary (Beman) Noble Autobiography, BYU-S
Michael Ash, "Archaeological Evidence and the Book of Mormon"
Oliver Cowdery and His Testimony: An Address Delivered by Judge C. M. Nielsen in the Twenty-fourth Ward Meeting House, Salt Lake City, Utah, February 20, 1910
Orson F. Whitney, Saturday Night Thoughts
Orson Pratt and Joseph F. Smith, "Report," MS 40 (1878)
P. W. Poulson letter in Deseret News, 16 Aug 1878
Parley Pratt "History of Persecution", 1839
Reynolds and Sjodahl, Commentary on the Book of Mormon, Vol. 4
Richard Lloyd Anderson, "The Whitmers: A Family That Nourished the Church," Ensign, Aug. 1979
Russell M. Nelson, "A Treasured Testament", ENSIGN Magazine, July 1993
Second Letter of Alexander McRae to the Deseret News, Salt Lake City, Utah, Nov. 1. 1854
Stanley B. Kimball, "Heber C. Kimball and Family, the Nauvoo Years,"
Teachings of the prophet Joseph Smith (Aug. 6, 1842.) (Millennial Star, Vol. xix.)
Testimony of Eight Witnesses
Testimony of Three Witnesses
Times and Seasons, vol. 5, p. 651.
"Unique book goes on display" BBC News, 26 May, 2003.
Warren P. Aston, "New Found Altars from Nahom," Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 10, no. 2 (2001): 56-61; also available online at http://farms.byu.edu/display.php?table=jbms&id=255
Wilford Woodruff, Conference Report, April 1898, p.57
William J. Hamblin, Review of Books on the Book of Mormon, p.517
William Smith, 6/8/1884 "The Old Soldier’s Testimony"
Zera Pulsipher Autobiography, BYU Special Collections