Radio Streams


Legacy, created in cooperation with the Family History and Church History Departments, highlights some of the remarkable history of the Church and shares incredible stories of members' faith, perseverance, hope, and inspiration.

In December 1839 the Prophet Joseph Smith traveled to Washington, D.C., and met with U.S. President Martin Van Buren requesting his intercession in the treatment of the Saints in Missouri. Historians Ron Barney and Jeffrey Cannon discuss this trip and the outcome of this historic meeting.

Home » Legacy » Joseph Smith Visit to Washington - Episode 36