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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
Light Source Epson 860XL cold cathode tube
Scanning Device Epson 860XL flatbed scanner
Resolution 400dpi
Bit Depth 8 bit greyscale
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 029
Description The Letters the pleasanter when we got to the camping ground) then such a beautiful shady grove, and so cool after travelling in the hot sun. After tea 1 went down to the swings, which I enjoyed about the most of any thing. The next dav we went boating on the lake and fished, which was fine fun, then I took a ride on horse back, an{d] after that finished the day and evening with dancing, but I have spun out my letter so that I shall not have room to sign, Ellen C. Clawson if 1 dont stop Excuse the bad writing for the Hies bother me so And dont "fail to write next mail" you know. Ellen Pratt McGaru to Ellen Spencer ^ ------------ v San Bernardino Oct 7th 56 Dear Ellen I shall have to be" you to excuse brevity this mail myself O - as the mail starts tomorrow and it is quite late in the evening. I was hardly aware that time had flown on so fast and that it was so near the time for the mail to start again We have all been down to pay our addresses for the first time to the new married couple this evening Miss Matilda Lyman (Br Amasa's daughter)14 and Br Philo Carter our mail carrier, they were married Sunday after noon and he starts away again tomorrow rather soon but you know the mail must go let what will happen, he will probably be the bearer of this and will make his own excuses for denying the ' honor of my acquaintance; he looked quite surprised when I accused him of it; said he never thought for a moment but that you meant William's Mother; he has been here so little 11Mormon apostlei Amasa M. Lyman ami Charles C. Rich presided over the San Bernardino sett it men t.
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Source Dear Ellen, two Mormon Women, and Their Letters
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329086
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6p84b4x/329086