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Peter Thompson's Home and Snow College

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 24
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1992
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s64x55x4
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325222
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64x55x4

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Title Peter Thompson's Home and Snow College
Description were no text books; many used a Book of Mormon or perhaps a Bible. For pencils a soft yellow rock found near desired shapes and sometimes burned to make it write black. On March 5, 1855, Fort Ephraim vas organized into a school district called District #1.3 Academy was held on November 5, 1888. This one-room school was located upstairs in the building now part of in stairway at the back of the building, consisting of several steps, a landing and a few more steps. There was no light except what came through the open door at the bottom of the steps by day and a coal-oil lamp that hung was lighted by hanging coal-oil lamps. There were no became a drudgery. We will go back now to Peter Thompson who is still in Fort Ephraim. making plans for building a home outside the fort for Ephraim for their new dwelling. Oolite stone is a rock pine (Douglas fir) from the mountains, long horizontal port a floor or ceiling; 6x8 inch logs were used.5 Ship-lap lumber was used on the floor, which means they were cut away for a portion of the width on both sidesf so as to make a flush with similar pieces.6 Square nails of iron which were flat on four sides and could have been handmade were used.' Small split-like poles were used for steps. Muslin, a cotton factory-like 51
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 24
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325144
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64x55x4/325144