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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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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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Bit Depth Text and Images: 8-bit (grayscale)
Scanning Technician Clifton Brooks
Metadata Cataloger Clifton Brooks; Jan Robertson
Call Number F 826 .C98
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Topic Frontier and pioneer life; Polygamy; Letters; Utah Expedition (1857-1858)
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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 78
Description obliged to unpack, till matters were further settled. Mr. Staines's wives were at Provo, & were to continue there. He may rent us his house!" is ready io do so, if he does noi burn it-but if there is any trouble when the army enters, the whole city is to be burned. The houses are now all emptied but this &an eating house-a little one" at the other extremity of the city. In the aft" several of the magnates of the church called. They had (about twenty of the leading men) come in from Provo City, &gone by the Cafion road to meet us&escort us to our home-but WC had taken the other road--& so missed them. They were full of politeness, & wth one of them, in especial, I was very much pleased&Wm Kimball-Heber Kimball's eldest son. Genl Grant & Dr Nye were the first callers. Then came Genl West & Co1 FergusonpThen Mi "Thli wodd be Drwd Crndiandi Giobe Saloon Gumming & another apostle called? Nearlv all those of rank many brothers). His face is full of character &feeling-his air reserved, but very truthful-about thirty years old apparently. The others were generally agreeable. The nexi rails were from two gentlemen, appointed by Brigham Young to confer with 78
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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 329236
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5tn5/329236