The Archives of Michigan posted an article by Christiane Evaskis entitled "The Kingdom of St. James," on 4 Aug 2009, about the life and times of James J. Strang, featuring his time at Beaver Island, Michigan.
Here are three related articles recently posted to my blog, Detour Through History:
Excerpts From The Strangite Collection
Elvira E. Field Strang
Family Relationship of James J. Strang's Assassin
We plucked the same historical figure from the 1800's to blog about at approximately the same time! Wow. I feel even more connected to the SeekingMichigan.org site.