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Title A Basket of Chips: An Autobiography
Creator Harwood, James Taylor, 1860-1940
Subject Artists; Painters; Artists' writings
Subject Local Harwood, James Taylor, 1860-1940; Artists--Utah--Biography; Harwood, Harriett Richards, (1870-1922)
Description These memoirs of Utah artist and teacher James T. Harwood cover a wide range of subjects including farming, gardening, bird watching and cooking. But, primarily, "A Basket of Chips" is about his early love, Harriett Richards, and their life together.
Publisher Tanner Trust Fund University of Utah Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
Contributors Olpin, Robert S.; Ward, Margery W.; Cooley, Everett L.; Madsen, Brigham D.; Tyler, S. Lyman
Date 1985
Type Text
Format image/png
Language eng
Relation Is part of: Utah, the Mormons, and the West, no. 12
Coverage 1860-1940
Rights Management University of Utah, Copyright 2001
Holding Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah.
Source Physical Dimensions 14.5 cm x 22.75 cm
Source Characteristics Printed Hard Cover Book
Scanning Technician Karen Edge
Metadata Cataloger Kenning Arlitsch; Jan Robertson
Call Number N 6537 H364 A2 1985
ARK ark:/87278/s6zs2vsj
Topic Artists; Painters; First person narrative
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-20
Date Modified 2011-04-07
ID 327930
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zs2vsj

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Title Basket of Chips, page 101
Description PART Reminiscences of Family, Youth, and Early Manhood MEMORIES OF MY FATHER My father was one of the pioneers of Utah and many of his experiences are well worth te1ling.l In the fifties and sixties 1 The senior Harwood detailed the problems faced by the early settlers in Lehi. On his nineteenth birthday, also the sixth anniversary of the Mormons' arrival in Utah, he wrote "On the 24th of July went to Salt Lake City to see the celebration. The next day an express rider came in with word that the Indian Chief Walker [or Walkara, a Timpanogos Ute Chief] and his band were killing people and driving off the stock in the southern settlements, so I started for home as soon as I got there I was called on to go with Captain [William Sidney Smith] Willes' cavalry [the Lehi division of the Nauvoo Legion, the territorial militia] to help to defend some of the settlements further south." Harwood, "Auto- biography," 12. "Soon after the outbreak of the Walker War, Captain Willes with thirty men was detailed to Salt Creek, [now Nephi] to assist the people there . . . . Later an expedition left Lehi . . . James Harwood, a member of the company,
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Source A Basket of Chips: An Autobiography
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 327581
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zs2vsj/327581