Twelve Mormon Homes, page 102

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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
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Title Twelve Mormon Homes, page 102
Description room with a gust of wind, which was indeed so strong that she could not latch the door again after entering. Elder Potteau sprang to her assistance, and, looking up to thank him, she cried, 66 Oh you dear, blessed man! Don't you remember me?" "8ster Ranforth," Mrs. Norman good-naturedly hinted in a stage-whisper, and the Elder greeted her by that name. "Yes; here I am. Look at me, so strong and hearty ! " (She looked like a withered leaf.) "Don't you remember in `57, at the meeting in St. Mary Axe, when the brethren were all saying I was too old and feeble to go out to join the saints, that I said I wanted to start if I died on the way, that the Lord might know I tried to obey his words, and go to the gathering-in of Zion? And you said, `Sister, you shall go. I feel to promise you that you shall reach the saints and see your children's children, and peace upon Israel.' And I have," cried the old creature, with joyful tears; "I have seen my children's children, and it's not four weeks sin' I held my first great-great-grandchild in these arms. I wasn't quite ready to depart before; but I am now, and especially since I have seen you again. The Lord bless you, Elder Potteau, for the good words you spoke that day!" Some of the women took her into another room to rest, for she was quite exhausted by her emotion. Her life seemed to be fading away with her color before our eyes. The saints who are more used to his presence take Brother Brigham's arrival at a village tranquilly, but new-comers in Utah greet him much more deferentially than if he were the President of the United States. There was a bright-eyed woman at Parowan with snow-white hair who tried to kiss his hand, and went round to all the party shaking hands with both hands 102
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Source Twelve Mormon homes visited in succession on a journey through Utah to Arizona
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Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 328878
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