Pioneer Trees and Flowers

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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
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323501
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Title Pioneer Trees and Flowers
Description j ust for the talcing. pines. We found the beautiful white columbine; we were excited as we talked of its being our national own red, white, or blue. Our hike led us out of the pines into a clearing of giant sage brush; its pungent smell delighted us and we gathered some to and rushed in all directions to be the first to find Indian red {paintbrush, larkspurs, daisies, and the beautiful state flower, the Sego Lily. We tasted its roots and we were reminded of its life-needed so much to supplement their diet. Here and peppermint plants, all of which the early settlers used for food, medicine and flavoring. We were amazed as we reminisced how the Lord had provided We hiked onto the top of the hill. As we looked of blue delphiniums, a breathtaking sight, the heavenly blue covering the valley and hillside. As we watched a moment, we saw three large elk raise They soon sighted us and laid their big horns back on their shoulders and pranced away in the opposite direction. We said little as we made our way bacK to the car. The beauty of the morning had overwhelmed us; words were not available lo aud r-j tinexperience . In the car we flurried along thrown ij.urc ,.-^.= , shrubs, bushes and tlu«ers. We came z.u ;_.._ _ .y .,_ banks of the most beautiful lake we had ever seen. behind the next hill. We realized how the clear pure rTLOuntain streams were fed the year around and felt secure by this promise. We paused long enou 81
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Identifier 094_Pioneer Trees and Flowers.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 19
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323432
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