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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 018
Description 18 EZRA THOMPSON CLARK leader, President Young, who had returned to them from the Salt Lake Valley. He arrived an hour before sundown. 66 Th e streets were crowded and friends pressed forward shaking hands as they passed through the lines." The Saints were greatly encouraged. They knew now, for the first time, their destination. There was great joy in Church activity during the winter, unmolested by the enemy. On December 27, 1847, just three and one-half years from the time that Joseph Smith was martyred, the Presidency of the Church was organized. It consisted of Brigham Young, Heber C. Kimball, and Willard Richards. There were evening entertainments and dancing parties to enliven the long winter evenings. The people were in good health and spirits, and general contentment prevailed at Winter Quarters. Ezra Clark and manv of the Saints looked forward to the approaching spring when preparation would begin for their departure to the Saints' new home in the Salt Lake Valley. Much plowing and planting must be done again so that the incoming immigrants might find provisions on their arrival from the East. The rendezvous for those who were westward bound . was the Elkhorn. During the early months of spring peo- ple gathered there to be organized for the journey by the president. At the end of May the final instructions to be observed on the way were given. "Good order was to be preserved in camp, there must be no shouting, prayers were to be attended to, and lights put out at nine o'clock." To secure order in this larger immigration, and for con- veniences, the emigrants were divided into three main divisions, one under the leadership of President Young, another under Heber C. Kimball, and a third under Wil-
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Source A Biography of Ezra Thompson Clark
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Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6bz65b3/326885