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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
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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
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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
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6b27tj2

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Title Twelve Mormon Homes, page 088
Description arrow. She sprang to the door of the bedroom, threw it open, crying, " Tige, take him! " The dog darted out and flew at the ruffian's throat. The attack was so unexpected that the Indian went at once to the floor, and there man and beast rolled over and over in a des- perate struggle. The dog conquered. The Indian cried like a child for mercy; and when she bade the dog quit him, threw his bow and quiver at her feet, and made signs imploring her pity for his wounds. She was horribly frightened, but she bade the dog watch him while she went for warm water and bathed the bites, and tore some of her scanty supply of linen into bandages. He lay on her floor some time, and then crawled away, and was never again seen near the settlement. Helen lived, said her husband, to see the lonely house sur- rounded by beautiful villas, each set like her own in an orchard of thriving trees, and at her feet a fast-growing city, with no other sign of danger threatening it than the presence on the height above it of the white buildings of Camp Douglas, under whose guns the city lies. The gardener of whom Mr. - had spoken was my chil- dren's friend, Elder Potteau. I mentioned the subject of his fruit- tree investment to him when we gathered round the evening fire, asking him how he disposed of all his "payments in kind." He assured me that all had proved useful. "Nails!" Why, he had sorted the nails into separate kegs, till, by the time he was ready to build, he had almost enough for the house he began with. Like all the Mormons of the first immigration, Elder P. spoke 88
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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 328864
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6b27tj2/328864