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Wales, Having a Unique Culture

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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 Wales, Having a Unique Culture
Description every other Saturday night in the old Wales hall (long since torn down) to the rhythm of the town's dance band. old rheumatic. The unique cultural part of these delightful evenings came at intermission¦ Small groups would form outside and piano and became deeply absorbed in singing the songs that were popular at that time. The people of the town created building* Many years agot the memorable old structure was torn down ¦ The congregational singing was J. iKe one large zest and feeling. One could pleasantly identify a unique blend of impressive harmony. action of delightfulf pleasant involvement« Though but a child, I became deeply inspired, and it gave me a life-long love ror music. UnfortunatelyT singing as practiced then has changed probably because of the advent of television. singing. Wales Opera House 1891 -1960s Built with donated labor from lumber purchased from the sales of railroad ties. Dancing, weddings, parties and business meetings were held in this great Town Hall. Many dramatic productions were presented on this first stage in town. (Courtesy Jess* Oktrayd) 11
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Identifier 027_Wales, Having a Unique Culture.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 23
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324500
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8/324500