This chart shows several important LDS hymnbooks, but is not necessarily complete.
Asterisks indicate major editions (change in the number or order of the songs). Editions that have been indexed are in dark blue.


1835
Kirtland Hymnal
1840
Manchester Hymnal
1841
Nauvoo Hymnal
1889
Latter-day Saints’ Psalmody
1891
Deseret Sunday School Song Book
1896
Latter-day Saints’ Sunday School Hymn Book
1908
Songs of Zion
1909
Deseret Sunday School Songs
1927
Latter-day Saint Hymns
1948
1948 Hymns
1978
Hymns and Children’s Songs
1985
1985 Hymns
1880
Children’s Primary Hymn Book: Hymns and Songs
1880
Children’s Primary Tune Book
1888
Hymns and Sacred Songs for Children
1905
Primary Song Book
1951
The Children Sing
1969
Sing with Me
1977
Activity Songs and Verses
1978
More Songs for Children
1982
Supplement to More Songs for Children
1989
Children’s Songbook
1830
1831
1832
1833
1834
1835 1*
1836
1837
1838
1839
1840 1*
1841 2 1*
1842
1843 3
1844 4
1845
1846
1847 5
1848
1849 8
1850
1851 9*
1852
1853
1854 10
1855
1856 11*
1857
1858
1859
1860
1861
1862
1863 12*
1864
1865
1866
1867
1868
1869 13
1870
1871 15*
1872
1873
1874
1875
1876
1877 16
1878
1879
1880 1* 1*
1881 17
1882
1883
1884 18
1885
1886
1887
1888 2 2 1*
1889 19* 1*
1890 20*
1891
1892 1*
1893 3
1894 21 3
1895
1896 2* 1*
1897 22 2*
1898
1899 23 2 4* 3*
1900
1901 4
1902 2
1903 6* 5*
1904 7
1905 24* 1*
1906 3* 9 6
1907 10 2
1908 4 11 7 1*
1909 x 3
1910
1911
1912 25* 5 2* 4
1913
1914
1915 6 6
1916
1917
1918 3
1919
1920 7 3 x*
1921 3
1922 3
1923
1924
1925 3 x*
1926
1927 3 x*
1928 x
1929
1930 x
1931
1932
1933
1934
1935 x
1936 x
1937 x*
1938
1939 x*
1940 x
1941 x
1942 x
1943 x
1944 x
1945 x
1946 x
1947 x
1948 1* x
1949
1950 2*
1951 1*
1952 3
1953
1954 6
1955 8
1956
1957 11
1958 12
1959 x
1960
1961
1962
1963 17
1964
1965 20
1966
1967 23
1968 25
1969 26 1*
1970 27 x*
1971 28
1972
1973
1974 33 x
1975 34
1976 35 x
1977 x
1978 x 1* x x 1*
1979 x x x x*
1980 x x x x
1981 x x
1982 x x
1983
1984
1985 1*
1986
1987
1988
1989 1*
1990
1991 x
1992
1993
1994 x x
1995 x
1996
1997 x
1998 2
1999
2000 x
2001 x
2002 3 x
2003
2004 x
2005 x
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011 x
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017 x
2018
2019
2020
2021
2022
2023
2024