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Smith Log Home

Smith Log Home

The eight witnesses saw the golden plates in a grove near the log home.

 

The second home the Smith family lived in after moving to Palmyra. The reconstruction is located on the site of the original.

 

Joseph lived here at the time of the First Vision.

 

The Smith cabin as seen from the Hathaway Brook running through their farm. Several were reportedly baptized in the brook in the early days of the restoration.

 

View of the Sacred Grove as seen from the kitchen door of the Smith cabin.

 

The Smith family spent many hours in the log home kitchen listening to the young prophet describe his marvelous experiences and visions.

 

Upstairs bedroom where 17-year old Joseph saw the angel Moroni in vision while his five brothers slept.

 

Moroni appeared to Joseph three time in a single night in the upstairs bedroom of the 1.5 story home.

 

The Smith daughters slept in the small room behind the boy’s room.

 

Joseph lived here at the dawn of the restoration.