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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, page 012
Description WINTER AT CAMP SCOTT Ehzabeth's eleven letters dated 28 November 1857 to 28 May 1858, deal wth dally hfe 11, the -tent camp at Camp Scott Attached to the January 1858 letter =ddiessed to Anne 1s .a copy of a letter takGiiF%i& Mgno-:oner JoiegkTaylor, m whrh D>filel H Wells the commander .; the Nauvoo Legton, mstructedfri?Mmmrmon mihi~a to harass the federal troops by stampeding thex ammals, burning ihetr wagons, and keepmg them awake at mght In two letters to her husband. dated 21 Apnl 1858 Elizabeth tells him of the pohtd miriguci that were takmg place at Camp Scott wh,,e he was m Salt Lake Valley negotiatmg w,th Bngham Young Whde the army and cwil officials were wa,t,ng out the wmter at Camp Scott, BrIgham Young ordered ail res,dents of Salt Lake City and the Mormon setiiemenb in the north of Utah Terntory to move south to Provo or beyond The Moi. mo"5 were prepaimg to abandon Salt Lake C,ty and possibly io destroy tt If the federal soldiers attacked With the spring thaw Alfred Cummmg journeyed to Salt Lake City and Provo for dtscussions wtrh Bngham Young that prepared the way for the army's entry mto the valley Thai contact between the old and the new governors was facibtated by Thomas L Kane a long tune inend of the Mor- mons. who had appeared at Camp Scott and cscoiied Alfred Cummmg to the Mormon encampments 12
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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 329172
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5tn5/329172