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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
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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 040
Description indinnation at the manner in which this rcpori was avilled upon & talked about He had called upon me io know ,f he (Mr 0) were not right ,I, denymg the fact I told hm , had understood entmly the contrary Dr Forney' called about two or three times every day, talkmg always about hawng ,uii had a mtched battle with some one about ,i "I told them they would not dare to say the Governor told a lie, & that the Go", had told me, (Dr F ) li was aso " Yesterday hc called to say he had been wntnw to the Presldcni, & wshed to read me a rough draft of the Ictter--adding "1 know (or believe) a letter has been wriiten from this camp to a member of Congress in Washington; the writer has requested it should be laid before Genl Cass: stating the "general belief" af Govr's pd understanding with 8. Young." This Dr Forney desired to contradict in his letter to MI Buchanan. 1 did not feel ai liberty friendly feeling-v&h I believe is real & & io obtain my opinion. Dr Mills (whom 1 feel confidence in much more than in most of the talkers about me) was in my teni both yester- day morng & to-day. To-day I told him (but mentioning no namea) that I heard a letter filled with the reports of your pre- vious understanding with Young had been sent to Washing- ton on the 18th of this month. He said energetically, "I wish the Governar knew that." then he went on to say, "There are some persans here (& I will not mention names) who pretend to the Governor's face that they are his wellLwishers, who are now, & have been, talking the fastest against him & the loudest, when they are not in his presence. 1 am enraged ai 40
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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 329199
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5tn5/329199