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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 24
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1992
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s64x55x4
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325222
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Title Palisade
Description liO\!"R,'\E'JJ: MRKTION HISTORICAL ESSAY PALISADE Ruth D. Scow 94 West 400 South Manti, Utah 84642 i rie word r al isade during my lifetime . and es- pecially since the 1920's, has given me much happiness and relaxation. As a little girl 1 enjoyed my Grandfather Peter Munk telling me about the Aropine Valley, just across the hills east of his farm. He told of his finding the Indian Chief Aropine sleeping on the hay in his farm wagon. Ms said he never bothered the chief, but he knew the chief appreciated the fact that Grandfather never awakened him. December 23, 1855, Aropine appeared before the people of Manti and said he believed there was room for all the people, Indians and whites. Relieving that he was the rightful owner, as Chief of the I'tahns, he deeded After the Black Hawk War of 1868, the Sanpitch Indians were transferred to the Uintah Indian Reservation. In 1873 Daniel Buckley Funk received the deed to the day, plus much hard labor, Funk built a dam to impound some water from Six-Mile Canyon to make a lake. Also he the waters deepened he devised a steam-powered boat as a special attraction to excursionists. For ten cents per ride, a passenger could ride across the lake and back again. The boat would carry thirteen people, and day to long remember! 55
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Identifier 069_Palisade.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 24
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325134
Reference URL