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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)
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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 079
Description Alfred. Brigham & his ~ounsellors will come io the City from Provo to-morrow. B. Y. says that he & Govr Gumming have settled maiters, & seems io think is superfluous to see the Commissmners-but the gentlemen Commrs brmg a pracla mat,on & pardon from the President, & ,t LS thought better there should be a conference w,th them-also, the tm,e & manner of the entrance af the army 1s to be settled'7 On 10th June-B Young had a long p,waie mierv,ew with the Govr m whrch they talked over all the matters to be d,i cussed at the conference in the aftn B Young, Hcber Kunball, Genl Wells, Mr Armstong, Hoop+ late Secy State, & several others called, hawng come ,n m the marng from Provo In H KImball's reported speeches, he 1s coarse, vulgar, denuncla- tow In ~on~ersatmn he ,s slam, sens,ble, stra,zht forward & gentlemanly-full of humor & sometimes witty-but nothing coarse or disagreeable as I saw him!' Alfred says I must close my letter--that the mail bags will be closed in half an hour. I have partly copied this from my journal-& have much more to tell af course-but of pm I have thought I should not say a great deal-but wait till I see you-& again wait till I know them better. I have no time to read my letter over--as the post office (just opened) is a mile hence. So good bye in a great hurry &believe me always affily yr Sister Elizabeth 79
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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 329237
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5tn5/329237