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“Bringing Home a New Wife,” 1907

By: Ardis E. Parshall - June 05, 2013

How the world imagined Mormon family life —





  1. All the current wives look too old to be the mothers of the children. Shouldn’t there be a lot more children?

    Comment by HokieKate — June 5, 2013 @ 10:53 am

  2. Maybe he wanted to play up the stereotype that the newest wife was always the youngest and prettiest. Or maybe he was just a bad artist.

    Comment by Ardis E. Parshall — June 5, 2013 @ 11:56 am

  3. Inaccurate stereotypes, a not so hidden agenda, and bad artistry? We found Jon McNaughton’s mentor and inspiration!

    Comment by kevinf — June 5, 2013 @ 12:56 pm

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