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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 064
Description 64 EZRA THOMPSON CLARK aged a big business in San Francisco. This man called at Farmington only recently to visit the Clark farm. When a boy, he had worked there and had an experience that affected his whole life. Thinking he could improve his condition, he stole one of the Clark horses and tried to make his escape. The sheriff captured the horse and the rider and he was faced with a confinement in jail. Ezra Clark interfered. His insight and human sympathy con- vinced the young man that only in the path of honor could he reach his ideal. Psychologists agree "that one who trusts himself, trusts his fellowman." Ezra Clark had self-confidence and it was manifested by his confidence in others. His extensive mis- sionary labors and contact with businessmen gave him a wide knowledge of human nature and an appreciation of the motives and ideals of his fellowmen. This trait of his character accounts in part for his many friends and for the high regard they had for him, illustrated by this man from San Francisco who wanted to express his appreciation to the family for Ezra Clark's wisdom. In many ways we are reminded that he was a very mod- ern man although he lived a hundred years ago. It would be difficult to find a better example of the modern idea of "living here and now. " The last time he addressed his fam- ily he said, `I have enjoyed life." Many of his methods to achieve the abundant life were modern. He was awake to new ideas and to the value of service, and he recognized the accomplishments of others. He was aware that salva- tion must begin here and now. He lost no energy at all in bemoaning conditions but in improving them. He shaped circumstances. Once when the rapid development of the
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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/s6bz65b3/326827