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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 038
Description 38 EZRA THOMPSON CLARK erect, then bent forward, occasionally, indicated a medita- tive as well as an observing mind. His perception was very keen. He used to say that there was a great difference in each head of stock in the Clark herd of cattle, and that every horse and cow had its own disposition which made it different and easily recognized from the others. He had an extremely hospitable nature. It was his de- light to entertain friends and strangers. His home was the stopping place for travelers who came to town, and always without charge. At general conference time people came to his home, with their teams, from Bear Lake and southern Utah. It was very unusual for more than a day to pass with- out someone enjoying the friendly hospitality of Ezra Clark's home. All who knew him were aware of this generous quality in his character. One of his boys went to Ogden to get a head of stock from the stray pen. When he asked the man with whom he stayed how much he owed for the night's lodging and feed for his horse, the man replied: "Five dollars." All the boy had was $1.50, which his father had given him just before he left home. "Well," said the man, "your father cares for many boys that go his way, so I won't charge anything." His first wife, Aunt Mary, as she was familiarly called, was a suitable companion. She had a deeply religious na- ture and a great pride in the growth of the Church. She had absolute confidence in its leaders and felt a satisfaction in the fact that her husband was in harmony with them. Her great diversion was service to the Church. In early days she taught a Sunday school class and all her life she was interested in Relief Society work. She was chosen to be
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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/s6bz65b3/326905