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MORMON MISSIONARIES and Minnesota SCANDINA VIANS

@inproceedings{Kenneth2007MORMONMA,
  title={MORMON MISSIONARIES and Minnesota SCANDINA VIANS},
  author={Kenneth. and O. and Bjork},
  year={2007}
}
M I N N E S O T A N S of today are famihar with the young Mormon missionaries who walk about our streets in pairs, engaging people in conversation and patiently explaining the tenets of their religion. Smartly dressed — commonly in matching suits and hats — and seemingljnever discouraged, they go from house to house, from town to town, on mission in a service tha t they accept as par t of the demands of their church, which recognizes no priesthood apart from its members. To the historian of… 
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