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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 088
Description Brigham Voting's Pl.,,y,,, tl e city rovided for rgC en-acre b ocks, d fight l< ts each, thus illo pace for vegetab e g.itxlfii ; orchard , and chicke an inimal sh ds in a Jdifion tf a house The goal wa la =ach hous hold s lf-sufficie lit 2Thc .,,u,c yances El izabetl e presse in this letlc we is of the uxurv of i VI tig 1 the Sta ne s M.ins on was shor -liVL nlly nT,a led tho r home. Th e Cum ¦nings, theref re novcd to small house ne xl dooi1 U the Salt Lak e fh ¦Vhen one vibuah cb the c ¦ast be iou=e anc (he Ui 'or magi if cent m nsion she ha 1 bi. ™ mo rod with (i \l as ivh n one se s the relativ lyu rcssive h iijsc in the shadow of the impos ng the iter symp.itl 'or hci pique. &c' We, newcomers, have no garden yet-& it is too late (in this climate) for us to begin, to cultivate it. The price of man's service here averages two dollars a day, if you feed him, more if not. But oh the ten thousand petty annoyances-the gnat stings of the housekeeping here? I will pass them over-only saying that since I left the States, during the journey, during our camp life, I had almost no annoyance, except from the young girl I told you of. ] enjoyed all the rest of my life very much- a very happy eight months I had. So much so, I often said to myself "it will not last"-& now the the trouble has come. The home Coivnn, ¦rCiiimnn iginiii hij ivi,hl ',¦1- !,«;>in ? the b dwurjed by the Sail Like Tin liter. 'Iheliwal Inxkdli It'll Still Lake Citv
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Source The genteel gentile : letters of Elizabeth Cumming, 1857-1858
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-15
Date Modified 2005-04-15
ID 329246
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5tn5/329246