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Soren C Ross

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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 Soren C Ross
Description a pet pigeon. He fell in step with me and began bombarding me witri Questions to find out what I knew about pigeons¦ had begun to get acquainted and he had given me an intensive short course in the care and reeding 01 domestic pigeons and about the amazing feats of Homing Pigeons. That was the beginning of a friendship that was to last until his death of a rich educational experience for me that continued until to be unlimited. While still an undergraduate at the Y he read "for recreation" the Encyclopedia Britannica from A to Z. He learned thru his pores and what he learned he seemed never to forget. Someone has said that the ideal school~roonr is a log with a teacher on one end and a student on the other. That During the Summer months when he was home from school we spent long hours together while I herded the family cows in the lanes and fields near Ephraim. Everything was grist for our sessions. One day we excavated an ant hill to study steal some honey, but mainly to have a look at the queen to the field so we coulu examine a blade of grass and we had a lesson on chlorophyll and photosynthesis. Many nights we spent with his telescope supported in the crotch of an the formation of crystals and fie explained how he thought industrial diamonds could be made by applying pressure on carbon by having it imbedded in molten iron while it cooled. (I have since read that this has become both technically and economically feasible.) We had long 114
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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 324473
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8/324473