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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
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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 105
Description could stop him we heard a whistle blown twice, and then horses galloping off. The Lieutenant suffered horribly. I had never seen a wound before, but I helped Mother nurse him all night, for he kept vomiting blood. I didn't feel frightened at the sight, except that it would make me turn faint and sick every time I thought he was an innocent man and that Fathe?; my own dear Father, had killed him! He told us that he never imagined Father was armed. He supposed the house was in possession of the mob and that he could get in and identify some one of them before they could escape. It seems that after Brother left Carthage the officer in com- mand consulted with his friends, and they thought it would look very badly if an old sick man like Father was murdered when a United States officer with a command stationed so near had received the affidavit; so they sent off this Lieutenant Evans with four men as a guard. In the gray of the morning the soldier returned with Surgeon Barnes and another officer. What a rage Dr. Barnes was in! He went on as if he wanted to kill Father `that damned Mormon' he called him, and abused us, Mother and me, though I am sure we had done our very best. But the Lieutenant spoke right up, and said it was all his own fault, Father had only acted as he would have done himself. Oh, he was a fine fellow, that Lieutenant! His evidence cleared Father on the trial at once." "He recovered then?" I asked. "Yes, said Mrs. Benbow "he recovered. I wondered whether the Surgeon Barnes could be the Surgeon General Barnes of later days, but they knew no more about 105
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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 328064
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6/328064