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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 084
Description the &me whde I am all alone here I " Wed 30th-Walked out alone m the sdent c,ty' Went towards the first branch of the mountam, where the great enmn~u~ stream enters the uiy-tossmg & iumbhng through the North Temple Street m three streams Instead of two, as m most, If not all of the other weets Every two or three rods it becomes a waterfall, wth a descent of from one to two feet, & lust below these httle falls, people can, rf they XVIII, catch fraui for breakfast In this part of the city are the dwellings of nearly all the leadmg men I met a sahtary & sad lookmg man ganng mto the water-& as he looked respectable & melan- choly I begged hm to tell me who owned the dwellmrs & gardens around me. Heber C. Kimball'-This was a (m&y) dwellings-enclosed with a hirh stone wall-verv nicelv built. & about 14 01 16 feet high' ;went an the other sidc'ol the street (,t E 130 feet wde) to endeavour to count the houses wdhin the enclosure by then roofs, but what with the wall & the trees, I could not count them I'hmeas Young s house was near-& a large house once occupied by BrIgham-a large dwellmg wth a great sheep (image) over the gateway-& an inscription from the Scriptures. This also is &closed with a high wall. BriEham's present residence is on the sauare below. Alfred returi,;d from Provo at 3 A M 84
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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 329242
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5tn5/329242