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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 032
Description Dear Ellen 10 u slv that mail that brings vonr letters. Please tell Adeline if yon see her that 1 do hope she will not give up her good resolution of writing to me. if she does I shant call her Annty she is in rnv debt now at least two letters and her sister Emeline one good long one, but the promised answer 1 have never received Give my love to all, who love me, and tell them I love them just as well as ever and if they dont me, why I am sorry but cant help it. My sheet grows short and 1 must begin to wind up as my yarn will be too long. Mother and the girls are well and send their love Frances has not yet returned from San Francisco, whither she went for her health and to spend the hot weather, we some expect her when Br Rich15 comes back from there it is late so a sweet sleep and pleasant dreams to you is the wish of your ever Irue friend Ellen S P McGary Please excuse all short comings in this and perhaps I will do better next time Ellen Spencer Clawson to Ellen I'ratt McGanj Great Salt Lake City, Nov 4th 56 Dear Ellen Your letter commenced with a wedding so mine shall be 'ditto.' Just ten days ago Hiram brought home a new wife, no more or less than Miss Alice Young, the governor's daughter.1'1 Our house is all in confusion, being remodelled to make room for her, and if also being my week to superintend the housework, 1 was afraid I should not be able to answer your letter this mail. But I thought you would be '"Charles C. Rich. 1Cl Alice WLIS the daughter of Brigham Young Lind Mary Ann Angell. 32
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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 329089
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6p84b4x/329089