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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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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, page 011
Description Tuesday. We had a distinguished company to dinner today at our little round table. Hitherto we have eaten in the long dining- room with all our travelling company. We claimed the right to select one from among them to be our caterer and standing messmate-an old friend of my husband's, whom none of our invited guests will not be glad to meet, but there are several whom I shall miss, particularly my Welsh friend Mrs. Jane.`O In the evening Mrs. A quoted a Mormon version of the old Nursery Rhyme, making it run "My mother's my mother all the days of my life, "But my father's my father, only till he gets a new wife." She has been baptised, she told me, several times, once for the remission of her sins, once for the restoration of her health, Roysc and hIary Ann Oatman and their family of seven children, while traveling the Santa Fe Trail alone to Fort Yuma, lvere attacked by renegade .I\pachcs and all of the family killed except for fourteen-year-old Lorenzo, \vho sur\i\ed his clubbing. and Olive and Mary, \vho the Indians took tvith them. Later the two girls Lvere sold to the hlojaves. Olive survived the six-year ordeal but the younger girl died. Lorenzo in Fort Yuma heard of t\vo girls being held captive by the Indians and arranged for the release of his surviving sister. Reunited with I.orenzo, she visited relatives in California and Oregon and became acquainted with a Reverend Royal R. Stratton cvho published a book on her experiences titled Cuptrvit\l of the Outman Girk (San Francisco: Whitton Towne SC Company, 1857). ?"hIrs. Jane is the wife of Lorenzo I)o\v Young, Brigham Young's brother. She traveled. nith her husband, to St. George from Salt Lake in the Kane party. and although she was identified as a Lvifc of Lorcnzo Dolv Young, Lvhich one \vas never determined. Lorenzo Dory Young \vas married five times-to Persis Goodall in 1826, Harriet Page Wheeler Decker in 1813, Hannah Ida HeLvitt in 1856, Eleanor Jones in 1856, and Anna Larsen in 1863. Elizabeth Kane, Twelve Mormon Home5 K.&d in Strccekon on a Journey Through Utah to drizonu, ed. by Everett I,. Cooley (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Library, 1974), 8-l n47. 11
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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 327970
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6/327970