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Destination South to Manti

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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
ARK ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 324501
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8

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Title Destination South to Manti
Description them with their wagon. Maren and Peter also assisted until the assigned journey was completed. They were happy to be in Salt Lake City. Here the Ludvigsons were advised to continue south. Friendships were made along the trail with the Hansens. It was de- him in the Endowment House. This they did. She became Erick's second wife. Prior to their destinationj Provo was the next stop. There, Erick procured another wagon and ox team. Because of the extra team and wagon, Erick was urged to allow a neighbor to have it and continue on south to Sanpete Valley, taking his neighbor along. This he did. Arriving at Manti in 1854, they selected a building spot on Main Street at 233 South where they built a home of tained a farm west of Manti. cause of the scarcity of seeds. The yield was prolific that first year. We felt very grateful. Erick was a weaver by trade. His weaving for the King in Denmark pleased the King so much he asked for a second which delighted the King. In Manti, the skill was useful, trading with neighbors, which helped everyone. her coining to this household, some of trie household bui- dens were lightened from Maren. Maren and son Peter became responsible for taking the cows to graze, mostly to the foothills. They would pick wild berries to eat with fresh milk. Maren and Peter gathered salaradus from the swamp land west and south of Manti. This was used for making lye for soap. -46
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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 324412
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8/324412