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

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Title Ezra Clark, page 029
Description EZRA THOMPSON CLARK 29 people in Provo. The federal peace commissioners and the officials of the Mormon Church met in the Social Hall. *After strong declarations on the part of the First Presi- dency of the Church as to their intentions, followed by many explanations from the peace commissioners, peace was assured. It was late afternoon when the army emerged from Emigration Canyon. They passed through the city on the twenty-sixth of June 1858, the day after Ezra arrived in Provo from his European mission. No sign of life was apparent and nothing was molested. "After remaining for three days on the banks of the Jordan, the troops were removed to Cedar Valley where a site had been selected for an encampment called Camp Floyd, forty miles from Salt Lake." Ezra was glad to be with his family and to take them to his Farmington home. He reported that grass and tall weeds had grown in the streets of the deserted cities and towns. Bancroft, the historian, records: "The Utah War was an ill-advised measure on the part of the United States gov- ernment. In this, as in other crises, from the time when the Latter-day Saints mustered six members until now when they counted nearly sixty thousand, the Mormons, hated as they were by their fellow-men, won the respect and almost the esteem of a large portion of the gentile world. The Utah War cost several hundred lives, through the hardships suffered by the soldiers, and at least $15,000,000, at a time in the nation's history when men and money could least be spared, and accomplished practically noth- ing, save that it exposed the president and his cabinet to much well-deserved ridicule." In 1860, Oliver Robinson, Ezra Clark, and others, were
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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/s6bz65b3/326896