Twelve Mormon Homes, page 050

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Title Twelve Mormon Homes : Twelve Mormon homes visited in succession on a journey through Utah to Arizona.
Creator Kane, Elizabeth Wood (1836-1909)
Subject Mormons; Polygamy; Mormon families
Subject Local Utah--Description and travel--19th century; Kane, Thomas Leiper (1822-1883)--Relations with Mormons; Kane, Thomas Leiper (1822-1883)--Correspondence
Description General Thomas L. Kane, friend to Brigham Young, was well known as a mediator between the Mormons and the federal government. He and his wife, Elizabeth, visited Utah in 1872-73. This publication is a collection of letters Elizabeth wrote to her father during the trip. The letters provide interesting descriptions of Mormon social customs, Mormon-Indian relationships, and insightful observations of the practice of polygamy among the Mormons.
Publisher Tanner Trust Fund University of Utah Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Contributors Cooley, Everett L.
Date 1974
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Format Creation Digital images scanned at 8-bit grayscale on an Epson Expression 836XL flatbed scanner, and saved as uncompressed TIFF files at 3678 x 5370 pixels resolution. Display GIF files generated In PhotoShop.
Language eng
Relation Is part of: Utah, the Mormons, and the West, no. 4; IsVersionOf Twelve Mormon homes, published in 1874 in Philadelphia.
Coverage 1872
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 Cover Book
Scanning Device Epson Expression 836XL Flatbed Scanner
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Bit Depth Text: 1-bit / Images: 8-bit (grayscale)
Scanning Technician Karen Edge
Metadata Cataloger Karen Edge; Jan Robertson
Call Number F 826 .K1 1974
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City (Utah) to St. George (Utah).
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Topic Mormons; Mormon families; Polygamy; Utah
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Date Created 2005-04-20
Date Modified 2011-04-07
ID 328926
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Title Twelve Mormon Homes, page 050
Description laughed with pleasure, -it was such a strange, sweet feeling. Of course that is something different,-a feeling, ;f it is Zove, is one that you can't help, and deserve no credit for having. "He" (her Mr. D.) "h as a wife now who is childless, and she is so fond of my present baby (my ninth, he is) that he loves her as much as he does me; all the difference is, he calls me mamma, and her Katie. She says her feeling is the same as if he were her own, but I say she only hasn't experienced the other. I have left him with her since morning." This is but one instance of many where I found women fos- tering the children of their husband's other wives; but it was only at the Steerforths that I was an inmate of the household long enough to see, as I said, the unconscious tokens of a tender intimacy between the wives themselves. CHICKEN CREEK-THE SEVIER We parted from our friends at Nephi with unfeigned regret. By six o'clock, of a frosty, starlight morning, we T.`s were roaming about the garden, punctual to the hour appointed for starting,- our valises packed, breakfast and family prayers long over. But we did not leave for two good hours. Some one or other in so large a party was sure to be unpunctual, and for our mutual safety it was necessary to travel in company, and, therefore, we always waited for the laggards. During the early part of our drive there was little to interest us. On one side of the carriage we had the window drawn up, and the sun had not acquired power enough to thaw the rime
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Source Twelve Mormon homes visited in succession on a journey through Utah to Arizona
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 328826
Reference URL