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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 074
Description become wry very hot-the sun burning-but I told Dundee to saddle my pony-& I would nde back towards the Weber & see what accident had happened Dundee must stay wth my mules We have four to each carnage & my two leaders arc young & not well broken-d,ffn,lt to drive, & the road we had come over, very rough & mountamous So the pony was ,mt ready, when up came Stowell, ndmg as for dear hfe-a wheel had broken some miles behind-& the Govr sad wa,t where we were He would be up by n,ght So there we sta,d& we had the rest of our loaf of bread, & when the deep shad- ows of the mountains covered the hollow place we were I,,, 1 climbed the mountam side, & was well repad for my pans One wagon was abandoned & Stowell rod; forward o-n; fleet horse, towards "the his: mountain" where we howd to meet mne Mormons, who were to come from Salt Lake Cey to meet theu long lmpnsoned brother & friend 1 went mto my tent just at dusk, &was too busy exammrng my mess chest & cookmg, to tell you how all was settled about that wheel After havmg been almost wthout food for so long, food was of more mterest that [than] the wheel The hollow we camped in E supposed to be called CaRon Creekhollow x Next day 7th we arranged (no maiter how now) about disabled wagon, & went on our way This day we ascended the "Big Mountam " 1 always (almost) have the pony made ready before we start, but the weather was so warm that I thought I would not ,lde t,il late-but very early m the day I changed my m,nd-& Sarah, I would w,llmgly, gladly, ,,,urney from the states to this place & back agam, wmter weather & all, to see what I have seen on this blessed 7th of June I have 74
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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 329232
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5tn5/329232