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Early Public Building in Manti

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 20
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1988
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s68p5xng
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325053
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68p5xng

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Title Early Public Building in Manti
Description The venerable South Ward Assembly Hall, which could have stood for hundreds of years, was torn down to make way for a million-dollar structure to house all of the ward' s activities. The South Ward Relief Society Hall stood Assembly Hall. The Relief Society also owned a granary for storing wheat. The building was Swiss-"-German i mmigrants who had little command of English. Those meetings could outlast the patience of children. On one occasion, the voice of an Alder boy was heard above that of a speaker, "Bald Werden Wir Zu Hause Gehen. " The two-ward Tithing Office was on the east corner of Main and Depot Streets. The buildi ng cons is ted of a large room with a capacious cool cellar for storing foods. There were also two hay barns equipped with forks for unloading alfalfa and wiId clay. The fJorth ward kind, and sold whatever goods the office held-- The North Ward School was built where the Courthouse now stands. The South Ward School was on the bank of Manti South Creek, hal f a block north and a block west of the old South thereafter, the red brick public school was built on the west side of the public square. Its basement housed a hot-air furnace which possible, by the north and south fences. No quicklime was used and they were offensive. school was built on the north side of the public square. The builders were pressed for time and used native green lumber; this may 58
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Identifier 072_Early Public Building in Manti.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 20
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324952
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68p5xng/324952