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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 at the time of the conclusion of the home. It didn't look like there was any mortar on the outside of the walls, but the mortar on the inside made it smooth and firm. There was a well at the back of the home they had left in Denmark. Stone-cutters from the quarries were needed to shape the stones by hand - tediously chisled to the desired shape. One of the sources of information about the home are sections that were just alike. There were brass door knobs with a "T," brought from Denmark. On the south side of the house was where Peter Thompson, Jr., and his wife Marie lived. There was a foyer as one entered into this dwelling.0 The upstairs attic was filled with things of antique interest. There was a spinning wheel and a beautifully made wooden trunk most artistically painted which had come with them from Denmark. Many things that were very old attic there was a wooden door that had the old type latches on, like a bjrn door used to be latched with. The cellar door followed this pattern. The steps to the toys to be kept under the stairs. It is remembered that in the cellar was one of the first Edison light bulbs hanging from a cord in the ceiling that was still working. In December of 1986 Snow College was excavating for utility purposes and came onto a foundation of stones from this area of the house. The storage areas in this 52
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Identifier 066_Peter Thompson's Home and Snow College.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 24
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325145
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64x55x4/325145