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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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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 034
Description Messrs. Cannon and McFarland,45 one a Manxman [from the Isle of Man in the Irish Sea], and the other a Highlander [from northern Scotland]. (I saw him leading the choir at Meeting yesterday) The arbitrators were standing, but the two interpreters with Captain Jack, Muddy J ac k and a third Indian squatted on the ground. While the arbitrators asked questions and the Mormon defendant answered them the Indians seemed to listen with their eyes, so intently did they follow every motion of the lips and gesture of the hand. Captain Jack argued very well, although he seemed incapable of understanding that evidence must be offered in proof of what he asserted. He stood upon his character; saying that he was known to tell the truth straight: why then did they not then believe him? Why also did Alick the Mormon walk among the crowd, instead of looking him in the eye? A sentence he often repeated was "Mormone pah-ee- quay; Piede katz pah-ee-quay", that is "Mormon slips off, Piede does not slip off." "Alick" in the meantime, was buttonholing members of the crowd, and returning objurgations for answers to the circumstantial narrative of Captain Jack. The decision given was that Jack must produce "Monkey," an Indian from the Muddy whose brand they claimed was on the pony. In the meantime it was to be on the "Co-op" ranch and neither party was to have it. The Indians seemed con- tented with the arrangement, but "Alick" growled as an Irish ~jWilliam McFarland n'as born in Scotland June 8, 1795. He pioneered the Ogden and St. George areas. Ruth McFarland White, In Remur&ble Rememblnnre (Salt Lake City: L.D.S. Church Genealogical Society, N.D). 34
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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 327993
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6/327993