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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
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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 139
Description Rzcminations of Life und Art My home coming was made glorious by all. In order to be in first class trim for her table fare that she took such delight in, I ate only fruit on the train so I was ready for the delicious breakfast she and Ruth prepared. It was buckwheat pancakes (made with sour milk) which was Ruth's contribution, honey, fruit, and coffee. The pancake batter was already mixed and the cooking was begun as soon as we were settled after the over- flow of love all around. After breakfast we visited the chicken yard, the bees, the garden of flowers and vegetables. For dinner we were to have the famous fried tomatoes. I well remember how the usual process of preparing them taxed her strength too much and I could see the beginning of her failure in health. It seems that I have hastened through our life too rapidly. I have written of a few important events and have arrived at the terminus all too soon. THE HOME WITHOUT HER Now I am building and making another home and it is partly with her careful savings that I am doing it." And she is not here to enjoy some of the comforts that she never had, but two of her children will get the benefit as will also my sister and niece? We feel that it is a dedication to her and I will carry out a plan of color harmony that she always wished for and never had. Our flowers were too much mixed up, - all colors at all times which displeased her. I was always too busy at the proper time to correct the trouble, and it was never attended to. Now I could so much more enjoy her company and do things to 1-L Harwood returned to Salt Lake City after Hattie's death. The &-A L&e City Dhectory for 1923 lists "Harwood, Jas T. instr U of U r 1784 8th East." By 1925 the entry read "Jas T instr U. of U." r 1718 Lake." Sd1t Lnke City Directory, 1923, 424; Snlt Lrlke City Directory, 1925, 582. 15 This refers to June, H. James, and his sister Rose and her daughter. 139
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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 327619
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zs2vsj/327619