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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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Format Creation Digital images scanned at 8-bit grayscale on an Epson Expression 836XL flatbed scanner, and saved as uncompressed TIFF files at 3456 x 5363 pixels resolution. Display GIF files generated In PhotoShop.
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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
Scanning Device Hewlett Packard ScanJet 3C/ADF Flatbed Scanner
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Dimensions Gif: 700 x 1200 pixels
Bit Depth Text: 1-bit / Images: 8-bit (grayscale)
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 022
Description I T WAS PRESIDENT YOUNG'S POLICY to establish col- onies in all the valleys of the intermountain region and to create a government for their control. On March 4, 1849, a convention met and committees were appointed for that purpose. The election of officers took place in the Bowery on March 12. This vast territory between the Rocky and Sierra Nevada mountains included the present states of Utah, Nevada, southern Idaho, northern Arizona, and that part of California east of the Sierra Nevada Moun- . tains. It was named the State of Deseret and Brigham Young was elected governor. This picture of an intermountain empire accounts, in part, for the extensive proselyting of the Latter-day Saint Church. There was room in Zion for all who were con- verted to the gospel and the principle of gathering was a part of the gospel message. In this same year, 1849, there was organized the Per- petual Emigrating Fund Company to which Ezra Clark was a generous subscriber. This company continued in operation for nearly forty years. Its purpose was to assist the poor Saints in Europe and America to come to Utah. "The fund was gotten up," says Wilford Woodruff, "on the principle of perpetual succession, to continue increas- 22
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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
ID 326889
Reference URL