Before the Saints

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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 Before the Saints
Description SECOND PLACE HISTORICAL ESSAY BEFORE THE SAINTS D.R.M. Jensen P.O. Box 13 Ft. Green, Utah 84632 They were naked, rude, and they ate insects. The native American Indians, or Amerinds, were considered savage heathens by the first white settlers who came to the did not understand the Aiderind culture and at once be^an to change the peoplet rearranging the Amerinds s lives to con~ The white settlers were just as weird and strange to the Amerinds. The two very different cultures clashed. The Anierinds could not or did not want to understand tne white nan's culture. Resisting change meant death for the established inhabitants of the Sanpete Valley. The Amerind culture would soon disappear, as would many of the Amerinds themselves. Culture is the thinking, the ideas, the way of life that a group of people live. Today there are many dif- inhabited by people f roni 3.11 over the world * There are examples of every race of man on earth. Many of these has withstood the pressures of time. These cultural traits have been brousnt with them, or handed down from generation to generation. The Amerind culture is not seen much today. The white man imposed his culture on the people who were here when he arrived, insisting that change was for the better. The Amerinds believed that they were a part of the land. White men believed they owned the land and put up 22
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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 324394
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