Joseph Smith, Mormon Founder 1879
Joseph Smith, Jr., founder of the Church of the Latter Day Saints, the Mormon church.
Joseph Smith was born in Vermont and grew up in western New York. He was murdered in 1844 in ILL.
As he put it, he translated the Book of Mormon into English. The Book of Mormon is the foundation of the Churchof Latter Day Saints. This is a photo taken in 1879 of a previous portrait of Smith. ... show more