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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 Modified 2011-04-06
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Title Ezra Clark, page 041
Description EZRA THOMPSON CLARK 41 His emotions of displeasure were sometimes made mani- fest with an expression peculiarly his own, a kind of grunt once or twice as he walked away from the unpleasant con- tact. It was really a puzzle to know just what he thought, except as it was manifested by this mannerism. He had a strong self-control and his calm and reasoned judgment was a characteristic which made him admired and respected. Every opportunity for learning that came to the town was given to the family. When there was a class in pen- manship, a singing class, or one in public speaking, his family had the advantages offered. The old lyceum and spelling school were popular at that time. In the drama and debates his family was prominent and contributed to the town's entertainment. His was one of the few families in the town whose chil- dren went to higher institutions of learning in Salt Lake City and Provo. His interest in education extended to his grandchildren, many of whom remember with gratitude his assistance and encouragement. Ezra Clark was a splendid provider. The groceries were bought in large quantities. He had a molasses mill and swarms of bees-one of the first in the town to procure them. Cheese was brought from Bear Lake by the wagon load and in the winter season there was alwavs frozen beef for family use, He was interested in the pleasures of his family. In keep- ing with those times, most of the entertainment was non- commercial in character. There was a big bobsled in the family, some great buffalo robes, and several particularly prized strings of sleigh bells which Ezra James sent from
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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 326852
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