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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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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6bz65b3

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Title Ezra Clark, page 045
Description T WAS THE CUSTOM of President Brigham Young to I allow from twenty to forty acres of land to each family, according to the water supply. Ezra Clark was given thirty- five acres in Farmington. As time went on, families moved from the town to Cache Valley, and other places. He bought and traded for land until at the time of his death in 1901, he owned seven hundred acres in Farmington. Because of the natural resources and his financial ability, he was soon known as a man of wealth and influence. The floor of Lake Bonneville made some wonderfully fertile garden spots throughout the valleys of the Rocky Moun- tains. Mother Nature had done much in her preparation for the pioneers. From observation and experience he knew the quality of different soils and their adaptability for certain culture. In a short time after his arrival in the valley, he had large peach and apple orchards. He raised sugar cane and many kinds of field products. Cattle, hay, and grain were his chief sources of income. So keen was his sense of values that he seldom, if ever, made a mistake in his plans or suffered disadvantages in a business deal. In a social way he was generous to a fault, but in business he was exact, for which he was sometimes 45
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Source A Biography of Ezra Thompson Clark
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6bz65b3/326856