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

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Title Ezra Clark, page 031
Description EZRA THOMPSON CLARK 3I and mother whom she had left, of his industry and good cheer, and of the order and refinement of her English home. Many times, weary and worn with long hours of distributing tracts without purse and scrip and holding meetings with converted Saints, he was welcome to the hospitality of her parents' home. Together they talked of the ocean voyage and the entertainments on deck pro- moted by the missionaries and enjoyed by all on board. Susan's industry, as she plied her needle on the boat, at- tracted the attention of the captain and his wife, for whom Susan sewed, and thus she enjoyed the best accommo- dations. When it came to crossing the plains, Susan looked about, wondering where her place would be. Observing a little family, she inquired of the parents if they would like her to help care for the children. Her offer was accepted. In making and breaking camp she was an expert. There was a place for everything and everything in its place. Susan was twenty-three years old when she came to Utah. She was alone when she left her father's house. When the bonfire attracted the travelers after the long day's work was done, with her fine voice she contributed to the evening entertainment singing "Star of the Twi- light," "The Prairy Flower," and "Do They Miss One at Home, Do They Miss Me?" Ezra enjoyed those campfire songs, and she often sang them at the family reunions. He admired the even ruffles and puffs with which she decorated her little girls' dresses, the tailored stitch on the boys' collars and sleeves, and also the polish of her bureau, which for years was the only attractive piece of furniture in her home. It was a new and different life-pioneering in western
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Source A Biography of Ezra Thompson Clark
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6bz65b3/326898