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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 023
Description EZRA THOMPSON CLARK ing on condition of the people acting honestly and in accordance with their covenants-repaying the funds which had been advanced." This obligation was held sacred by most of the Saints, 50,000 of whom were assisted in removing to the valleys of the Rocky Mountains. To preach the gospel of a restored Christianity, as under- stood by the L.D.S. Church, has been a practice and a zealous undertaking since the Church was first organized in 1830. Accordingly, missionaries were sent to all parts of the civilized world, more particularly to overcrowded Europe. However, not all missionary activity of the Church was confined to proselyting. The Church called men to missionary services of colonization in new districts, the promotion of new industries, building mills and canals, making roads, etc. All this was part of President Young's plan to build an intermountain empire. These missionary calls from President Young, such as to build a mill or col- onize a new territory, were considered quite as sacred as a preaching mission. Thus, Ezra T. Clark was called not only to preach the gospel in Europe and America, but also to fill missions as a colonizer and builder of industry. His activities in these lines reveal an unselfish devotion to his Church and a strong loyalty to her leaders. He helped to establish three colonies, built a flour mill and a molasses mill, and filled five preaching missions. . This intensive missionary service was made possible dur- ing the major part of his life when he was in perfect health. He had an enormous energy. He was always quick in his movements and confident in his attitude. He enjoyed work, and before him there was always a purpose for his efforts. The pattern of his life was woven around service for his Church. H e was made happy by its growth and
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Source A Biography of Ezra Thompson Clark
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Date Created 2005-04-14
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6bz65b3/326890