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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, page 086
Description at the farthest part of the Meeting, while his tones are not too loud for the hearers close to him. He said that he had spoken for an hour and a half yesterday, and thought that he must have got the rough of the crust off their hearts; but it was evident that the-what should he call it-mist? - veil?- cloud?- wall? was between them still. He would keep on day after day warming them till their ears were unstopped: they didn't seem yet to have the wax melted! His text would be Co-operation. Co-operation! They might forget it when they went away, but it would be his text next time they met, until they did hear. This People was the best People that ever lived. There were plenty of good individuals of other creeds: thousands of good Catholics"- Here there was a little incredulous movement through the congregation. He looked at them over his spec- tacles and repeated the statement with emphasis- "thousands of good Catholics; devout and prayerful, fulfilling every iota of duty as they realised it; thousands of good men and women of other creeds to whom a portion of the Spirit of God was given; who had good dreams and so forth. But the oracle they believed in was closed: the responsibility laid upon the Saints was infinitely greater, for they were receiving revelation now. He had never said that as a people they had backslidden. Individuals had, but the Saints as a people were better than they were thirty years ago. Not as good as they ought to be, but-and he appealed by name to several present-would they have given a deed of their farm, gone out in the wilderness- done this or that as cheerfully at Joseph's word as they did at his? And he wasn't as good a man as Joseph. He didn't mean that 86
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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 328045
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6/328045