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Genteel Gentile, preface x

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Identifier genteel_gentile
Title The Genteel Gentile, Letters of Elizabeth Cumming, 1857 - 1858
Creator Canning, Ray R.; Beeton, Beverly
Subject Utah Expedition, 1857-1858; Frontier and pioneer life; Polygamy; Letters
Subject Local Cumming, Elizabeth Wells Randall, 1811-1867; Utah War, 1857-58
Description Letters Elizabeth Cumming wrote to her sisters-in-law describing her adventures accompanying the Utah Expedition from the Missouri River to the Salt Lake Valley in 1857-58.
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 1977
Type Text
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Format Creation Digital images scanned at 8-bit grayscale on an Epson Expression 836XL flatbed scanner, and saved as uncompressed TIFF files at 1300 x 1000 pixels resolution. Display GIF files generated In PhotoShop.
Source The genteel gentile : letters of Elizabeth Cumming, 1857-1858
Language eng
Relation Is Part Of: Utah, the Mormons, and the West, no. 8
Coverage 1857-1858
Rights Management University of Utah, Copyright 2001
Holding Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah.
Source Physical Dimensions 25.5 cm x 20.5 cm
Source Characteristics Printed Hard Cover Book
Scanning Device Epson Expression 836XL Flatbed Scanner
Resolution TIFF: Vertical: 740 x 1000 pixels, Horizontal: 1300 x 1000 pixels
Dimensions Gif: Vertical: 740 x 1000 pixels, Horizontal: 1300 x 1000 pixels
Bit Depth Text and Images: 8-bit (grayscale)
Scanning Technician Clifton Brooks
Metadata Cataloger Clifton Brooks; Jan Robertson
Call Number F 826 .C98
ARK ark:/87278/s6xs5tn5
Topic Frontier and pioneer life; Polygamy; Letters; Utah Expedition (1857-1858)
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-20
Date Modified 2011-04-07
ID 329269
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5tn5

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Title Genteel Gentile, preface x
Description us with photographs of Elizabeth and Alfred Cumming and has helped us to understand the Cumming family history. Permission to use the sketches of Captain Albert Tracy was given by the Manuscipts and Archives Division of the New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations, and photographs of these sketches, illustrations from Harper's Weekly, scenes of and home in Salt Lake City, and likenesses of Albert Sidney Johnston and Delana R. Eckels were provided by the Utah State Historicall Society. The photograph of Thomas L. Kane was furnished by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Information Services, and those of Brigham and Mary Ann Angell Young came from the Special Collections Department of the University of Utah Library. The originals of the letters included in this book are in the Alfred Cumming Papers in the Manuscript Department of the William R. Perkins Library, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, and are reproduced for publication by permission of that institution. Elizabeth Cumming's original spelling has been retained throughout these letters; however, minor modifications of punctuation, such as changing dashes to periods and adding a few commas, have been made to facilitate reading of the text. Ray R. Canning Beverly Beeton Salt Lake City January 1977
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Source The genteel gentile : letters of Elizabeth Cumming, 1857-1858
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329154
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5tn5/329154