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Career Opportunity

JWHA announces an opening for the position of editor of the John Whitmer Historical Association Journal beginning in the Fall of 2024.  Read the details and expectations of the position.

2024 Annual Conference

St. George, Utah
September 12-15

Dixie Conference Center

Southern Utah’s Desert Outpost: Making Peace with the Past, Pursuing Peace in the Present

Learn more about this year’s conference.


Here’s a sneak peak of some of the 2024 tour sites.

Board of Directors Statement

The Board acknowledges the significance of the recent transfer of historic properties and artifacts and wants to assure its members of the JWHA’s continued dedication to its mission.  A statement was issued on behalf of the John Whitmer Historical Association Board of Directors.

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John Whitmer Books Archaeology Series

Two titles currently in the series, more to follow.

We think you’ll dig this series.

Interested in Supporting JWHA?

With faithful financial contributions over the years, JWHA has been able to further the independent scholarly interest in the history of Community of Christ and the Restoration Movement. Our supporters play a key role in our success.

Here are some ways to support the JWHA mission:

JWHA is continually inspired by the dedication and generosity of our donors like you who support our mission.

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JWHA is an independent, scholarly society composed of individuals of various religious faiths who share a lively interest in the history of the Restoration Movement.