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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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Title Ezra Clark, page 040
Description 40 EZRA THOMPSON CLARK He often consulted the mothers concerning domestic problems, and sometimes the older children. An illustra- tion of his method may be cited in his familiar way of hav- ing the children at home when nightfall came. In a friendly voice, he would ask one of the older members of the family : "Don't you think your sister should be here?" If he saw one of his daughters with a group on the street towards evening, he would ask: "Would you like to walk home with me, daughter?" The option was so apparent that one felt no compulsion whatever to follow the sug- gestion. It was really taken as a compliment that he wanted her company home. Often the president of the Church and the apostles were at his home. His sons and daughters were always invited into the front room to meet them. The reminiscent discus- sions by these prominent visitors of their experiences preaching the gospel, etc., made lasting impressions on the minds of Ezra's children. Psychologists tell us that attitudes toward religion and ethics are absorbed from the environment; that ideals are formed by living with people that have them. No work was done on the Sabbath and no one in the Clark homes objected to going to Church on Sunday and attending reg- ularly all the organizations in the ward. Vulgar stories and profane language were foreign to the Clark homes and environment. Ezra T. Clark developed an atmosphere of refinement and culture in his family life. He was a quiet man which may account for many aspects of the home life. He never manifested a critical attitude toward his neigh- bors and was reverential towards the authorities of the Church and everything of a sacred nature.
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Source A Biography of Ezra Thompson Clark
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Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 326851
Reference URL