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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 052
Description EZRA THOMPSON CLARK stimulus of an environment in a new country alive with suggestions for venture and improvements, suited Mr. Clark's native ability. Because of his superior judgment he was master of the situation. His motive was to keep the mastery, not solely to gratify personal ambition but because of his awareness of superior judgment which he felt was sufficient for all his family. The condition of the times suggested his family arrange- ment. There was an attempt by the Church to establish the United Order. A colony was organized in Arizona and one in Orderville, Utah. It was a day of cooperation. This movement was started in Davis County. Men were ap- pointed to supervise certain sections of the farmland. The country between Kaysville and Ogden, Utah, was at one time a great cattle range. It was decided that the stock on this range should be removed to Blue Creek and the land used for residences of those living the United Order. After one of the meetings in which these plans were discussed, Ezra Clark asked his son Joseph what he thought about it. "Well, it's going to be rather difficult to plow around," was Joseph's reply. His father suggested that Joseph mount his pony and help to round up the stock while he went to Salt Lake and consulted President Young about the proposi- tion. Ezra had been called previously to help colonize Bear Lake and he was very much elated when President Young said: "You have a place for your stock in Idaho on your ranch." As a result of this consultation, Clark's sheep, horses, and cattle which were driven some distance north with the community herd were then separated and taken to the Bear Lake country. However, Ezra T. Clark conceived and worked to the end that the United Order should exist within his own
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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/s6bz65b3/326847