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Bits of Early Sanpete History

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 10
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1978
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6pz56z9
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323735
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6pz56z9

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Title Bits of Early Sanpete History
Description In 1886 they arrived again in the Salt Lake Valley. Ingrid Christine learned to walk all over again. She writes colorfully about walking around between the sage brush in the hot, dusty, dry spot thst had been assigned to them as a hotnesite. This was the greatest disappointment of all. Salt a tomato. She had never seen one before. She bit into it, but her delicate stomach revolted. She became very ill. Manti, Utah. There she grew into womanhood. She was the kind of girl any mother could be proud of. She married a rugged Sanpete County. had the saine feel inn. that she had received spiritual rewcirds* In her funera1 the speaker called her the mother of her town- site. "The law of life", she had often said, "is for the old to make room for the young." Death was her friend. SITS OF EARLY SANPETE HISTORY John K. Olsen Ephraim, Utah Senior Citizen Division Honorable Mention Historical Essay The history of Sanpete began June 14, 1849, when Chief Brigham Young at Salt Lake. Walker told the Mormon leader about the Sanpitch Valley, of a dream he had had about the Mormons, and then asked for men, womer and children to cone and settle. He wanted them to teach his people how to grow food and live in houses. -118-
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Identifier 132_Bits of Early Sanpete History.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol. 10
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323625
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6pz56z9/323625