What’s New?

This page lists articles, tapes, documents and resources which have been added to this website within the past 15 months. Previous pages with substantive revisions are listed in italics. (Note: This does not include entries from the jonestown report, an annual publication featuring articles, remembrances, personal reflections, and artistic interpretations of Peoples Temple.)


Literary Contributions

Danielle Walker, Greetings. (November 2019)

Special Report: New Website Documents Military Response to Jonestown

Articles

Commentaries and Opinion

Amy Brown, What Were They Thinking? (November 2019)

Kelly Lavoie, Lines & Strings

Finding Goodness (October 2019)
Forty One Years (November 2019)
Congruent Mistakes (January 2020)

Jolene McDonald, Jim Jones Information Blog (2019-2020)

Danielle Walker, Understanding the Note (November 2019)

Obituaries

Janet Shular, My Sistership with Laura (November 2019)

Tim Carter, Farewell to a Friend (December 2019)

Jennifer Kathleen Gibbons, Laura Johnston Kohl: True Survivor (November 2019)

Online Resources

40 Years After Jonestown: A Video Compilation, by Henri Helander (August 2019)

Alternative Considerations – Texte auf Deutsch (November 2019)

News from the Archives


Peoples Temple Photo Gallery


Who Died

Frequently Asked Questions


Primary Sources

Jim Jones Transcript at Indiana and Butler Universities (January 2020)

Wings of Deliverance Articles of Incorporation (January 2020)

Corporate Seal of Wings of Deliverance (January 2020)

Peoples Temple Solicitation Permit (January 2020)

Ads and news stories about Jim Jones and Peoples Temple from the 1950s (March 2019)

Peoples Temple Acquisition of Church Properties in San Francisco and Los Angeles (January 2020)

Peoples Temple and Carolyn Pickering (December 2019)

Posters Announces Jones Appearance in Chicago (January 2020)

Peoples Temple Promotional Booklet (January 2020)

Endorsements of Peoples Temple After New West (January 2020)

Peoples Temple and Kathy Hunter (January 2020)

Joe Mazor’s Criminal Record (January 2020)

State Department Cables on Leo Ryan’s Trip (January 2020)

Port Kaituma Footage (February 2019)

“I Have Been To Paradise” (March 2019)

The HAM Radio Operator, the OB/GYN, and the Jonestown Doctor (September 2019)

The Poetry of Sandy Bradshaw (March 2019)

Letter to LA District Attorney John Van de Kamp (March 2019)

The Departure of Teri Buford (January 2020)

Rick Cordell Re: JJ, an interview (January 2020)

Early Draft of Temple History and Conspiracies Against It (January 2020)

The State Department Cables on the Stoen Custody Case (February 2020)

Peoples Temple Lists of Jonestown Dead (January 2020)

U.S.-Receiver Agreement on Recovery of Foreign Assets (January 2020)

Col. William Cowan Report on Autopsies to Justice Department, April 24, 1979 (January 2020)

Congressional Tributes to Leo Ryan (January 2020)

John Roberts Memo to Fred Fielding (1983) (January 2020)

Findings, Analysis and Inventory of the Peoples Temple Agricultural Settlement (text) (January 2020)

California Attorney General Report of Investigation of People’s Temple (January 2020)

The NBC Videotapes: Pathway to Oblivion (January 2020)

Joe Holsinger and His Questions on Jonestown (January 2020)

“The Penal Colony” (January 2020)

The Campaign to Release Larry Layton from Federal Prison (January 2020)


The Freedom of Information Act and Jonestown


Jonestown Research


Tapes

Scriptural Index to the Sermons of Jim Jones (February 2019)

Annotated Sermons of Jim Jones (February 2019)

Q 153 Jones reads article on Trilateral Commission influence (1978) (January 2019)

Q 156 Jones reads the news (September 25, 1978) (June 2019)

Q 159 Jones reads the news (August 28, 1978) (June 2019)

Q 160 Jones reads the news (July 29, 1978) (June 2019)

Q 172 Performance of Jonestown Express (Oct 1978) (January 2019)

Q 176 Jones reads the news (October 20, 1978) (February 2019)

Q 198 Jones reads the news (August 12, 1978) (February 2019)

Q 201 Jones reads the news (August 9, 1978) (June 2019)

Q 203 Jones reads the news (August 16, 1978) (June 2019)

Q 204 Prokes interviews Guyanese who visited JT clinic (January 2019)

Q 205 Jones reads the news (August 3, 1978) (June 2019)

Q 214 Jones reads the news (August 5, 1978) (June 2019)

Q 218 Jones Sermon, San Francisco (1974) (December 2019)

Q 224 Jones leads forum, discusses news (August 8, 1978) (February 2019)

Q 237 Jones reads the news (August 17, 1978) (June 2019)

Q 250 Jones reads the news (July 14, 1978) (June 2019)

Q 274 Jose Simon speaks about life in Jonestown (January 2019)

Q 301 Jones reads news, early April 1978 (December 2019)

Q 305 Jones presents tape of Barbara Walters interview with Castro (December 2019)

Q 324 Jones reads news, July 10 or 11, 1978 (December 2019)

Q 337 Interview of Donald Freed (Duplicate of 291) (August 1978) (January 2019)

Q 341 Jones warns defectors, JT runaways of punishments (May 1978) (January 2019)

Q 364 Jones reads news, July 13, 1978 (December 2019)

Q 371 News and commentary (July 12, 1978) (January 2019)

Q 382 Mark Lane speaks to Jonestown (Sept 16, 1978) (February 2019)

Q 390 Jones reads news, May 21, 1978 (December 2019)

Q 568 Planning Commission meets in Jonestown (1974) (February 2019)

Q 603 Tish Leroy reads Jim Jones astrological chart (#1) (December 2019)

Q 604 Tish Leroy reads Jim Jones astrological chart (#2) (December 2019)

Q 756 News and commentary (April 19, 1978) (January 2019)

Q 766 Jones reads the news (late March, 1978) (June 2019)

Q 885 Temple member offers resignation from church (January 2019)

Q 923 Healing service in Los Angeles (undated) (February 2019)

Q 945 Philadelphia sermon (February 7, 1977) (February 2019)

Q 949 Council meeting, Jones criticizes members (1972 or 1973) (December 2019)

Q 991 News and commentary (April 26, 1978) (January 2019)

Q 1030 San Francisco sermon (November 18, 1972) (February 2019)

Q 1031A Jones Sermon, Redwood Valley (1972) (December 2019)

Q 1054-2 Portions of two sermons, Redwood Valley, LA (1972) (February 2019)

Q 1054-4 Portions of sermons, SF, Seattle (Fall 1972) (February 2019)


Originally posted on January 5th, 2013.

Last modified on February 13th, 2020.
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