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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 139
Description gone, but Sister Kent dropped the tea tray breaking everything and not seeming to heed it, as she cried "What blessed influence has been here! This room is too holy for me to enter. The air is too good to breathe!" I told her all about it after a while though at first I mumbled in my speech, and `made' at my words like a child learning to talk. Well, the end was that I did come out to the valleys of the mountains, and my first son was born some months after our coming. I never saw the stranger again, but once when I was in ill health and dreading to die in an approaching confinement. Then he appeared again, and bade me cheer up for I should have my child and recover. That baby never saw its father by daylight for eighteen months. He was then in hiding on one of Hickman's accusa- tions of murder.120 Yes, and when he gave himself up they kept him over seven months in prison. They penned him up so closely in a wee cell that his health was injured. I went to see the officer in command, and he was a Scotch major, and when he heard my Scotch tongue he listened to me kindly, and went to see McDiarmid. He did all he could to alleviate his confine- ment, and had him often to his own quarters where they had many a long talk." `~"William Hickman was a bodyguard of Joseph Smith \vho later served 35 sheriff at Kanesville, the Iowa iMormon Trail settlement named for Thomas Kane, now Council Bluffs. Hickman left the church and wrote a book, Willium Hi&an, Brigham? Destroy- ing Angel (New York: George A. Crofutt, 1872) giving details of alleged murders \vith which he was connected. He died in Wyoming in 1833. Also see Juanita Brooks, ed., On the Mormon Frontier; The Diary of Hosea Stout, 2 vols. (Salt Lake City: Utah State Historical Society and University of Utah Press, 1964), 1:47, n7. 139
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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 328098
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6/328098