Gentile Account, Preface xi

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Title A Gentile Account of Life in Utah's Dixie, 1872-73
Creator Kane, Elizabeth Wood, 1836-1909
Subject Polygamy; Mormons; Diaries
Subject Local Kane, Elizabeth Wood, 1836-1909--Diaries; Mormons--Utah--Saint George--Social life and customs; Mormon women--Utah--Saint George--Diaries; Saint George (Utah)--Social life and customs; St. George (Utah)
Description The journal of Elizabeth Kane covers the period of time she and her husband, General Thomas L. Kane, spent in St. George during the 1870's. Her particular interests were St. George and the surrounding area, Mormons and Mormonism, Indians, and the lives and roles of women. Preface and notes by Norman R. Bowen. Profile of Elizabeth Kane by Mary Karen Bowen Solomon.
Publisher Tanner Trust Fund University of Utah Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Contributors Bowen, Norman R.; Bowen-Solomon, Mary Karen; Ward, Margery W.; Cooley, Everett L.; Madsen, Brigham D.; Tyler, Lyman S.
Date 1995
Type Text
Format application/pdf
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Language eng
Relation Is part of: Utah, the Mormons, and the West, no. 14
Coverage 1872-1873
Rights Management University of Utah, Copyright 2001
Holding Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah.
Source Physical Dimensions 17 cm x 23.5 cm
Source Characteristics Printed Hard Back Book
Scanning Device Epson Expression 836XL Flatbed Scanner
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Bit Depth Text: 1-bit / Images: 8-bit (grayscale)
Scanning Technician Clifton Brooks
Metadata Cataloger Kenning Arlitsch; Jan Robertson
Call Number F 834.S15 K36 1995
ARK ark:/87278/s6q81cb6
Topic Mormons; Diaries; Polygamy; Mormon women; Utah--Saint George
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Date Created 2005-04-20
Date Modified 2011-04-07
ID 328144
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Title Gentile Account, Preface xi
Description liantly-and often did-on any historical subject. Kent Kane recognized the historical value of Elizabeth Kane's journal, and he told his family and associates of his desire to have the Kane family papers which he had collected placed in the custody of the Mormon church for historical purposes. Sybil Kane, his daughter and executrix of his estate, made possible the transfer of the Kane family papers to the Archives of the Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah. Library Archivist Dennis Rowley and his assistant LeGrand Baker, cataloged and inventoried the papers, after assisting in the purchase. Dr. Rowley provided continuing assistance to the editor with frequent suggestions and by making needed papers from the Kane Collection available. Donna J. Bowen, while assisting in Kane family research, found and read the journal of Mrs. Kane and urged her hus- band and her daughter, Mary Karen Bowen Solomon, to prepare it for publication. Sybil Kent Kane, Kane family historian, frequently assisted in checking the accuracy of family information. [Sybil Kane died December 18, 1994, two years after the editor of this pub- lication.] She is one of the few remaining family members who personally knew her grandmother Elizabeth Dennistoun Wood Kane. Other granddaughters, Mrs. Virginia Kane Africa of Warren, Pennsylvania; the late Mrs. i'irginia Kane Engstrom of Lake Worth, Florida; and the late Mrs. Florence Kane Johnson of Kushequa, Pennsylvania, and family members too numerous to name also assisted with family remembrances. James Allen of the Brigham Young University History Department encouraged this project in its early stages, as did
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Source A Gentile Account of Life in Utah's Dixie, 1872-73
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 327941
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