Provo, UT: J. Grant Stevenson, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. 289pp. Octavo [24 cm] Light and darker brown textured cloth over boards with gilt stamped titles on the spine and front cover. Very good. Just a little rubbed at the spine ends and corners of the covers. The pages have sporadic underlining and marginalia. Item #40501
This is a historical, biographical and genealogical account of the pioneer John and Margaret Webster Esplin Family of Orderville, Kane County, Utah. Emigrants from the British Isles, they were married at Great Salt Lake City, Territory of Utah, U.S.A. in 1853. With a substantial section titled, "The Orderville Story." Topics in this section include Dr. Priddy Meeks, the division of labor within the Order, the dress of the Ordervillans, history of the Woolen factory, and much more.