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Gentile Account, page 109

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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
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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 109
Description 1873 Annual Festival St George Gardeners' Club Mr. [blank spaces] You are invited, with Ladies, to attend the Gardeners' Club Picnic Festival, to be held at St George Hall, on Tuesday Evening Jan. 21st at 6. o'clock P.M." Evan and Willie must figure as K's other "ladies." Jan. 22 I thought at first that the party would be a dreary affair, as I recognised no one among the few who were assembled in the upper Hall. All my friends were busied it seems down stairs still, and we were not expected so punctually early. But as it seems to be etiquette "the party began" as soon as the Presi- dents' group entered, and for a half hour at least Mr. Staines' opening prayer was followed by but one cotillion in the bald open space of the ball room. I was amused by the number of countrywomen to whom I was introduced. The Gardener's Club105 being composed of genuine practical gardeners, not dilettanti, of course the Scotch love of the art showed itself by their being present in force. The women were more plainly clad than those who are usually here, their clothing showing marks of poverty, but they were very bright and cheerful. Presently, in came my friend little Mrs. McDiarmid with her handsome brave looking giant of a husband. She sat down by me, and we were soon lost in talk. She told me that she had `0sTh-z Gardeners' Club building still stands in St. George's Ancestor Square between Main and 1st West streets. 109
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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
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6/328068