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Sanpete Sagas

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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 Sanpete Sagas
Description forced to put sharpened nails around the tap and on the door latches. Among my fondest memories are those of riding on Sally into the fields, meadows and foothills. The good earth has great power and there is energy in living things. I rode with the wind and sailed over the land like the balmy clouds overhead. I breathed deeply of the fresh air and smelled wild flowers pushing from the earth. I rode bare-much as I. To me Sally was a performing artist with her own special rights. HONORABLE MENTION SHORT STORY SANPETE SAGAS George Cleon Whitlock 1236 East Second North Mesa, Arizona 85203 My interest in the highlights of Sanpete history is based on the fact that all of my family, for three generations, were there in the beginning of that history. father, whose story I shall relate. He came across the great plains with the first few companies of pioneers that Brigham led out to Utah. Brigham had chosen him as a youth ment in good shape. He was sent back a second time to Council Bluffs to serve as a guide, as well as a help for the new parties starting through their difficulties. When he married, he was among the first people to move to Sanpete to start the new settlement there at Ephraim. The converts from Denmark increased quite rapidly in the decade following 1850, and most of them wanted to form a new home in Sanpete because of language difficulties 79
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Identifier 095_Sanpete Sagas.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 23
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324465
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8/324465