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Identifier Dear_Ellen
Title Dear Ellen: Two Mormon Women and Their Letters
Creator Ellsworth, S. George
Subject Clawson, Ellen Spencer, 1832-1896; McGary, Ellen Pratt, 1832-1895
Subject Local Letters; Mormon Pioneers; Mormon History
Description The text of personal letters between Ellen Spencer Clawson and Ellen Pratt McGary written in 1856 through 1857. Publication of these letters also in "Western Humanities Review", volume 13, Spring 1959.
Publisher Tanner Trust Fund University of Utah Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Contributors Series Editors: Cooley, Everett L.; Madsen, Brigham D.; Tyler, S. Lyman; Ward, Margery W.
Date 1974
Type Text
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Source "Dear Ellen: two mormon women and their letters"
Language eng
Relation Is part of: Utah, The Mormons, and the West, no. 3
Coverage 1832-1896
Rights Management University of Utah, Copyright 2001
Holding Institution University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library
Source Physical Dimensions 14.5 cm x 22.75 cm
Source Characteristics Printed Hard Cover Book
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Scanning Technician Clifton Brooks
Metadata Cataloger Jeff Jonsson; Jan Robertson
Call Number BX 8695 C29 E44
ARK ark:/87278/s6p84b4x
Topic Mormon pioneers; Letters
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2006-10-04
Date Modified 2011-04-07
ID 329271
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6p84b4x

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Title Dear Ellen, Page 027
Description The Letters with them, lie has been gone for four vears. lie left at the same tune '"Fa" kit for his mission to Prussia, they journeyed together, and expected to come home together this season, little thinking of such a change. Doer Clinton who attended him in his sickness, has returned and given us all the particulars, winch is comforting Catharine" has a fine little daughter, three weeks old, named Alice, she is uncommon smart, has been to sue me two or three times already a:id was to have gone up to Fann-ington yesterday to see Aurilia but was disappointed for some reason or other. The baby looks just like "Brig" and yon would laugh to heat him talk and see him parade over it They have a cradle, and every thing to mateh, for it already I think Kate will have better health than she used to, and perhaps if Frances were to marry and do likewise, she might have better health also. Perhaiis yon have never heard that Helen'" is married to Mr H. S. Beattie. she was married a week after "Brig and Kate" but has'nt been quite so smart. He has another wife and three children. Helen has a house to herself, about two blocks from Mrs Beattie is very happy for she has almost everything she can wish for, he clerks in the Chnrch Store, right opposite us, and she is here at her mothers a good part of the time, so she can see him most all of the time. He courted her for three years, but you know "the course of true love never will run smooth" and her mother opposed it so strong, that she brought it to pass at last, as opposition always will, but it's all right now Margaret wants to know which of the Smithson girls Frank Dewey married, for she was acquainted with the family Salt Lake Stnla:, the ccclcsinstit::il orpmizution which encompassed the entire Salt Lab.' Vn&y. °Catharini', Ellen's younger sister, us mentioned in the introduction, married BrJehum Youn;;, Jr., \ovcmbnr 15. 1&55. The "K;it'.'" mnl "Hrig" or "Hnggy" in Ellen\ lettcts. n, Hiram's younger mister. 27
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Source Dear Ellen, two Mormon Women, and Their Letters
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Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329084
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6p84b4x/329084