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Gentile Account, page 174

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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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Bit Depth Text: 1-bit / Images: 8-bit (grayscale)
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
Setname uum_ttb
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 174
Description without knowing the cause, whenever I met him creeping about the house, waiting for tidings. Now he is at peace again, and more joyously hopeful and confident than I can be, yet! xxx xxx Friday: March 7. 146 Well, old journal; glad am I to re open you again before leaving St George without any further sorrow to relate! K. was strong enough to be driven the two squares to the Tabernacle to attend a farewell dinner given by the Female Relief Society. The feast was spread in the basement [with] 270 men and women sitting down and as many children flitting about, waiting on the company and picking up crumbs. There was no wine, but plenty of hot tea, and edibles of every descrip- tion were pressed upon the guests with homely cordiality by the good hostesses. After the banquet was over the elders adjourned to the carpeted platform at the upper end of the hall, while the relics of the feast were cleared away. Then every one sat down, and songs and speeches and "sentiments" were given. It amused me to see Mrs. McDiarmid's anxiety when her sister wife "Agnes" was invited to sing, and her pleasure when she passed through the ordeal triumphantly. Our "harmonious black- t+hThis date was probably February 7, not March 7. According to St. George and Salt Lake City records, documents, church files, and newspapers, Brigham Young and the Kanes left St. George Monday, February 17, 1873, to return to Salt Lake City. Jensen's Church Chronology, page 89, reports Brigham Young and Thomas Kane and their party returned to Salt Lake City on Thursday, February 27, 1873. Also, the Kanes' host, Erastus Snow, reported his guests and Brigham Young's party departed St. George for Salt Lake City, on February 17, 1873. Larson, Emstus Snow, 601. 174
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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 328133
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6q81cb6/328133