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
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 324501
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Title Sanpete Sagas
Description And the need to be with their kinsmen during the hard ordeal of movinG awa v fcoin the hifihJ.y developed civili- zation of Denmark. Old Charley, as the Danes always called him, had a dry of the Danish immigrants who were a very hard-working people with strong ambitions to build new homes- They had to adapt their entire culture to a new set of living con- ditions. They were determined to learn the English language as soon as possible, but the phrasing was different to express thcroselves* Charley nod to loush at niany of tho situations they got themselves into but he was gentle Nearly everything the Danes did called for changes in the ways of doing things. They had never heard of irrigation, building fences, finding drinking water, and plowing up the sagebrush to plant crops in the dry soil. They had to milk the cows and make cheese and butter. They had bedding and clothing. They had to build a church with logs they brought down from the mountains, and they made homes and roads as they were needed. They had a few minor clashes with the local Indians. Denmark provided an excellent background for building a ences¦ and they had deep respect for property rights. day life. Soon after arrival, they organized schools and put on public performances. Parties and dancing became from strenuous labor. 80
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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 324466
Reference URL