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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
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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 085
Description He began an excellent address on the subject of Co-operation- and presently paused to inquire if they were ready to bless the water. "Not yet", was the reply. He had fairly warmed into his subject again, when one stood up to announce that they were ready now. He paused, keeping his subject in mind; but the stupid Bishop instead of pronounc- ing the prayer of consecration himself waited for poor Elder to do so. The effort to recall his thoughts was too much for him; he broke down three times in repeating it, and nearly cried with mortification, nor could he keep his voice from time to time from faltering during the remainder of his address. Good soul! He confessed to K. afterwards that he had received it [as] a chastisement for his vanity, having suffered his thoughts in the first meeting to stray from Brother Johns' address towards the arrangement of his own argument, instead of waiting for inspiration. Inspired or not, he spoke excellently well, and I for one thought he lost nothing by not having paid attention to Elder John's humming and hawing in the early meeting. Brigham Young then rose, and taking the Book of Mormon up read aloud the Prayer of Consecration88 and rebuked those who had laid on the Brother a second duty while his mind was full of a first. He then alluded to the recent improvement in his own health, and the almost entire recovery of his voice. He has a wonderful voice, and a very distinct enunciation. He seems to be using only an easy conversational tone, yet is distinctly heard Wrobably from 2 Nephi Chapter I+ne of several references in Mormon scriptures. 85
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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 328044
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6/328044