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Early Times in Mayfield 1910-1930

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 19
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1987
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6zc810f
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323501
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zc810f

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Title Early Times in Mayfield 1910-1930
Description .¦..¦jch difficulty and often resulted in some reallj many of these stories have been preserved. The devotion to a cause, and of honest government has It is my purpose at this time to relate some supply the details to rne are still fresh in my mind* I feel a certain kind of nostalgia as I put down many of the events that occurred in the small Mayfield Valley from about 1910 to 1930. struggle to make a living out of their harsh environment. Problems with irrigation were much lessene after their fight to overcome the wild flooding that rushed down out of the mountains in the early part of the century. Destruction of the plant cover by the enormous herds of sheep which ravaged the Still, life was very difficult. Electricity had not come yet, and automobiles had not been seen. All labor had to be done by hand and horsepower, supply. All household duties, such as washing, ironing, making of clothes, building of furniture, and beautifying the home, occupied most of their keep their morals so high and develop such fine types of entertainment. because there was not enough water for their needs. Those who stayed managed to establish the excellent ..... so that they could have good drinking water pipe." onto their lots and into their homes. Public buildings provided for church and community affairs: 23
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Identifier 036_Early Times in Mayfield 1910-1930.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 19
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323383
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zc810f/323383