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Title A Biography of Ezra Thompson Clark
Creator Tanner, Annie Clark, 1864-1941
Subject Biography; Frontier and pioneer life; Polygamy; Mormons
Subject Local Clark, Ezra Thompson, 1832-1901
Description Written by the oldest child in his second family, the biography of Ezra Thompson Clark is that of a successful pioneer, highly-regarded and devoted family man, and intensely loyal follower of the Mormon church.
Publisher Tanner Trust Fund, University of Utah Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Date 1975
Type Text
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Language eng
Relation Is part of: Utah, the Mormons, and the West. no. 5
Coverage 1832 - 1901
Rights Management University of Utah, Copyright 2001
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 22.5 cm
Source Characteristics Printed Hard Cover Book
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Scanning Technician Clifton Brooks
Metadata Cataloger Clifton Brooks; Kenning Arlitsch; Jan Robertson
Call Number CT 275 C53 T36 1975
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Topic Mormons; Biography; Polygamy; Frontier and pioneer life
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6bz65b3

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Title Ezra Clark, page 075
Description EZRA THOMPSON CLARK 75 you and your families as you have sustained me and mine. While it has been my privilege, because of the natural endowments with which God has clothed me, to accumu- late something of this world's goods, I would not have my family suppose that I esteem money as I esteem honor, virtue, and above all things fidelity to the Church of Christ; and I trust that no one of my family will ever seek and appreciate the treasures of this world above the treas- ures that come from an honorable and God-fearing life, devoted to religious duties and the obligations which men owe to one another and to their God. I have accumulated, since my early settlement in Farm- ington, as much property as I reasonably could along the street on which a number of my family are now living, and I desire that, so far as my family can, consistent with their best interest, they maintain their real estate, that they may be helpful to one another, and that the homes of my family there may always be a gathering place for those who may be scattered in different parts of this and adjoin- ing states, and I especially commend the spirit of hospitality to my children. These parting instructions have been the burden of my thoughts during the closing days of my career among you, and it is my wish that at every family gathering, these, my parting words be read before the assemblage of this family organization. I desire to urge the mothers to teach their children the law of obedience, and the law of baptism at the age of eight years; that they also teach the Word of Wisdom and to pay their tithes and offering, to honor the Priesthood, to attend their primaries, Sunday schools and meetings, and I promise the mothers that if they will do this in the sincerity
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Source A Biography of Ezra Thompson Clark
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Date Created 2005-04-14
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6bz65b3/326822