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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 034
Description 34 EZRA THOMPSON CLARK His efforts in the colonization of Bear Lake proved to be of great interest to his family. For five years Aunt Nancy spent her summers at the ranch in Georgetown. Each year, in the early spring, a large herd of cattle left the Farming- ton farm for the ranch in Georgetown, where some of his sons made their home. The cattle were often held on Bear River until the grass was more matured in the upper valleys of the Bear Lake. As each son of the family developed in years those camp- ing trips were looked forward to as great adventures. The preparations for the journey were of interest to all the family, as cookies, bread, and biscuits were baked, beef roasted, etc. A generous supply of cheese, honey, and pre- serves was packed in the provision box, as well as baked beans and chickens. There were sacks of pearmain apples, potatoes, and onions put in the camp wagon. Often a car- riage of women and children from home joined the camp- ers on Bear River and then preceded them to Georgetown, 150 miles north and east of Farmington. On these trips the girls learned to harness and unharness the teams and to feed them. During the visit to the ranch, trips were made to Soda Springs and other places of interest in Idaho. Then as fall approached, the boys, having explored all the hills in the Bear Lake Valley to round up the cattle, looked forward to the trip home and school. The beef cat- tle and loads of cheese were welcomed by Mr. Clark. His sons and daughters were not surprised when he came a little distance to meet them, and always in the spring he saw them off a few miles from home. An upright figure he was on his pony, and was always recognized a long distance away by his children. October IO, 1871, another call came for a short eastern
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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/s6bz65b3/326901