A Tower for Our Bell

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 23
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1991
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
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Title A Tower for Our Bell
Description This high school building was built on the northwest corner of Tabernacle Square, facing the west also. To return to the old school bell it called us to lunch period, rang us back to school after lunch, and ended the elementary hall, and this created much excitement, for now the bell could be touched and examined. Mailings were sent out again, and donations added to our bank dolance. Final1y T we felt saie in asking for bids the winner, and by September 1988 the bell tower with the bell and the electronic clapper were in place. Three large red sandstones that had lain in Manti's Memorial Park were donated to the project by Manti City. Daren and David Dyreng painted the tower, and saw to the moving of the large sandstone rocks (part of the foundation of the old red Schoolhouse) as a service project. order. The bell tower was a reality. Some 400 elementary in attendance at the dedication, which woe emceed by by former Principal Kenneth Graham. The bell rang for a day at noon, reminding us of our heritage and of Manti s history and accomplishments in the field of education. Song of a Century - c. 1949 The Other 49ers - c. 1983 Manti Messenger - 1893, 1894 May Munk Livingston's personal Journal - 1871-1968 The author's personal remembrances - 1912-1991 Former students, Manti Public School - 1910-1989 21
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 23
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324389
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