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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
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 136
Description But his mother remained a Catholic to the day of her death, though she would keep the door when her son was preaching and let no one disturb him." Bishop McDiarmid returned at this time and K. began talk- ing to him about the number of Catholics left in the Highlands, but I went on talking to his wife. I asked her if she had ever been present at any manifestation of "gifts." She said "Oh yes, often," and began to tell me of what she had seen happen to others lately, but I begged her to tell me only her own experience. "Well," she said "then I'11 just go on with my story where I left off. When McDiarmid and I were married we were very poor, I told you. And although my wages kept him from wanting clothes while he preached there seemed no chance of our going to housekeeping. But I prayed earnestly, and at last felt an assurance that my prayer would be granted. Soon after McDiarmid wrote to me that he was to take care of the Liverpool Branch. This was a great comfort. You think Liverpool a dismal town? Oh, it seemed bright enough to me, and other folks thinking it dismal enabled us to rent a big house that some merchant had given up when he took up his abode in the country. We had nothing to do with the big warehouse on the ground floor front, but it made little difference to us, entering from the lane behind. Upstairs we had fine large rooms look- ing out on the street. We were able to be together, and we were very busy, and at first very happy. He preached, and I took care of the house. One of our duties was to receive and entertain the [church] brethren who passed through Liverpool. Remem- bering how McDiarmid had fared, I took pains to make them 136
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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
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6/328095