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Gentile Account, Editor's Notes xiii

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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
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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
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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
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6

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Title Gentile Account, Editor's Notes xiii
Description EbjtWs Note Before this journal of Elizabeth Kane could be published, Norman R. Bowen died suddenly August 26, 1992, while visit- ing his brother-in-law in Alaska. Since that time, additional work has been done on the journal to prepare it for publica- tion. Maureen Ursenbach Beecher, General Editor of the series of Women's Diaries and Autobiographies published by the University of Utah Press, was instrumental in arranging for Laga Van Beek, a graduate student in history at Brigham Young University, to check the transcribed journal against Elizabeth Kane's original. The Tanner Trust Fund appreciates the generos- ity of the Women's Research Institute of Brigham Young University for funding her work. This journal of Elizabeth Kane's visit to St. George, includ- ing spelling and punctuation, has been reproduced as closely as possible to the original. The journal may have been compiled from notes and letters she wrote while in Utah. Several things suggest this possibility. The dates, in some cases, do not coin- cide with what is known of the Kanes' travels, some entries appear to be letters, and the verb tense used in some of the entries indicate it may have been written after the occurrence. x111
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Source A Gentile Account of Life in Utah's Dixie, 1872-73
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Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 327943
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6/327943