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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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Date Created 2005-04-20
Date Modified 2011-04-06
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6bz65b3

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Title Ezra Clark, page 060
Description 60 EZRA THOMPSON CLARK second wife, was in her home. There was no rivalry be- tween these two women because their interests differed. The second wife had her training in old England where there was plenty of time to do things well. Her home was one of marked comfort and beauty, surrounded as it was with a lovelv lawn and flower beds. .And such surround- ings were not common in pioneer homemaking, for the highest value was usually placed upon productivity of the land in crops of practical utility. If houses were set back from the highway with ample space for green lawns it was considered a needless luxury. Many of Aunt Susan's old English habits were carried . over in the training she gave her family, typified by say- ings as, "Cleanliness is next to Godliness," "Waste not, want not, " "Order is Heaven's first law," "That, that is worth doing at all, is worth doing well," "A stitch in time saves nine," and "Pretty is, as pretty does." The father's room was in Aunt Mary's house. All the county funds were kept in his safe there, as he was county treasurer. The business meetings and family reunions were held there also. In that home all the provisions for both families were taken and most of the company was enter- tained there. Ezra Clark was a practical man. He did not expect the hired men to be cared for in the second home where there were a number of little children. After the second family was practically raised, however, he often took the High Council there for dinner, knowing that it was the second family's delight to entertain them. These mothers were ever friendly and Aunt Mary was always invited to the second home on these later occasions of entertainment. There was never a hired girl in the sec-
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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/s6bz65b3/326839