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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 155
Description Chinese mandarin, and left my eloquent hostess, feeling myself an ungrateful wretch to have remained so cold and torpid where she had expended so much fervor in the vain effort to rouse a correspondent warmth in my stubborn heart. I can call to mind a number of other well-educated women, and as I have said a number of well-dressed ones. But my pref- erence is for the society of those middle-aged women who embraced their faith in their young maturity, and who have been prevented by their toilsome pilgrimage, and the subsequent cares and hardships of their pioneer life from ever keeping up any scholarship they may have had beyond the ordinary amount retained by our own farmers wives. Any one who has gone through suffering voluntarily for an elevated motive is well worth listening to if he can be brought to speak frankly of his history, and when women tell me their narratives they are given so graphically that it never occurs to me to weigh the social, or educational status of my interlocutor. They can all teach me something. Sunday. K. was able to take quite a long stroll with us this morning. In the afternoon the children and I went to Meeting. The whole of the basement of the Tabernacle is now finished, and the congregation filled it completely. I was much interested in the proceedings, because I saw the inception of a new move- ment among the people. I don't understand myself exactly what is contemplated by the leaders, nor do the sheep of the flock, apparently, but they seem willing to follow in the direc- 155
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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/s6q81cb6/328114