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
Format application/pdf
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 325053
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Title Early Public Building in Manti
Description Greer's Hall, which stood next to the Greer residence, was in the northwest part of town and was where the Manti Home Dramatics Company staged its "wild and woolly west" plays. dance hall, playhouse, auditorium for political rallies, and was rented for commercial shows. Manti had a first-class brass band which would play uptown to draw a crowd for politi cal rallies. The torchlight parade that formed would march in step to music as it proceeded to building on the county fair grounds. The Armada, built in the first decade of this century, was the successor to Felt's Pavilion as theater, picture show house, and dance hall. It was also for many years the armory for Company F of the Utah National Guard. City Hall is one of Manti' s oldest buildings. The Council House stood where the Carnegie Library is now. It was a large room with a rostrum and a rear gallery. Access to building. The old Court House occupied the site j ust south of the present one. It was a as well as a j ail in the basement. One Sunday morning the town was shocked to learn that two Robbers Roost horse thieves had escaped f rora the j ail. The present Sanpete County Court-governments can provide for public needs and help people during hard times.
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 20
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324953
Reference URL