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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 066
Description ing region of Pioche in Nevada, where the price was something marvellous.74 At one of the Meetings in the Tabernacle addresses were delivered regarding the difficulties of finishing it or beginning the new Temple they wanted to erect. The brethren had given time and labour and the tithing fund had been stretched as far as it would go, but sufficient building material could not be obtained. "Pioche" offered higher prices, and "Zion" lacked. An appeal was made from the preachers' stand to brethren who owned lumber or other building material not to sell it to the Gentiles at their rate, but to put it into Zion's work at less than half. Elder Johns grotesque looking face (he had, as he used to say, "been mashed considerable" in various accidents) had been twitching for some time, and when the address was over, he jumped up, and laid his stock at the disposal of the Church! And when I asked Louisa today how she felt about his offer, she said, "How thankful she was that grace had been given Johns to make an offering in which she could share, as her labour had helped to make the lumber. Faithful husband, faithful spouse, faithful pair! I was surprised to learn today, that the kind Sister Annie whom Louisa was going to eulogise was Mr. John's first and oldest wife. Her devotion to her husband, the number of their children and their poverty had made me suppose Louisa an only wife. ;qPioche was at the peak of its prosperity at this time. In 1872 ore production totaled $5,46?,000 and the population reached 7,500. It began to decline in 1875. Cooley, Ttuelve Mormon Homej, 20, n16. 66
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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 328025
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6/328025