Gentile Account, page 134

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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
Format application/pdf
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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
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Title Gentile Account, page 134
Description This scamp announces that he served under K. in the army, 8t that he is a nephew of Dr. Newman General Grant's clergyman. Monday Feb 3. Quite cold and windy. For the first time 1 see snow on the tops of the hills beyond the Rio Virgen. During K's sickness' l9 we were fortunate enough to have one night cold enough to make a thin coat of ice on the tubs of water we set out, so that we had ice water while the fever ran highest. He still continues to improve, and the children are in heart enough to resume their riding and dancing lessons under the charge of their Mormon friends. Mrs. McDiarmid spent the evening with us. Her husband brought her in and while he spoke a few words to K. I reminded her of her promise to finish her narrative. She laughed and said that McDiarmid called her a goose to intrude her bit love story on me. He was going to attend a Bishops Meeting, and would leave her with me till he came back, and overhearing what she said, he nodded his head affectionately at her as he went off saying, "Mary [Maggie], has more sense than you'll give her credit for after her foolish talk, I'm afraid!" I reminded her that she had left off where her mistress was questioning her about McDiarmid. "Oh yes," she said. "I got through that, but when evening came she would have me drink tea with them. I tried to beg off but she insisted upon it. "When bze came, he knew how I was feeling and avoided looking particularly at me, but he sat right opposite me at the "`JThis notes the beginning of a serious illness after Kane had greatly improved in health while in Utah's Dixie. 134
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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 328093
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