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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 035
Description heart He has pramsed me, ,f he should be unprxoncd there, to send for me m,med&ly He does not antupate nnpnson- ma-but ,t 1s a p-y, &must be prepared for In v,ew of ths p-y, he has today appointed a new Sty of State -(Mr Hartnett bang absent) &IS to remain here-so that If the Mormons thmk to confuse & baffle the new government by ,mpr,son,ng or mjurmg m any way the new governor, they w,,, find themselves nutaken &as he has commumcated 1,~ wews & mtentmns about Mormon matters to the new Secy so that whatever may happen, Alfred's v,ews ~111 be carned out m a great measu*e 1 say Alired's VEWS, for Mr Buchanan has g,ven hnn c& b- as to nearly all Utah matters Cd Kane, m former years was a good deal with the Mor- mons, farmed some frlendsh,,x w,th then-& those fnend- sh,ps all exit & E exposed to no danger m Salt Lake-for although Brigham &the elders have proclanned that no Gen tdes shall enter into Salt Lake C,ty & hve, yet&was recewed a few weeks ago as a friend among them He LS not a Mormon, but he 1s a fnend of several, who are deeply Indebted to him for former kmdness, & are friendly to hm, He is acquarnted wth my of them, & hrs knowledge of ther character will be useful to Alfred, ,f he succeed to entermg the sty A man has called for the letters--& I have two gentlemen, ws~tors, m my tent, wa,tmg for me to wnte th,s-I fear it 1s disjointed. We are now at Fart Bridger-the army is, I mean--our tents are about quarter of a mile from camp. Co1 Johnston" politely 35
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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 329195
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5tn5/329195