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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
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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 cellar are of particular interest. They were possibly perishables, such as cream, milk, rice and raisin cream puddings. The walls, ceilings and shelves were calcimined white. It was a cool place for storage. that came in from the outside are now in the middle of the house. There was one space upstairs that was finished By now Snow College was continuing to grow and expand, feeling the need for the Peter Thompson home. Great efforts were made to accomplish this purpose. The people in Ephraim were in opposition to having the home taken the first homes constructed after comme out of the fort. It was unique in its structure. Peter Thompson, Jr., while serving as City Mayor, gave the city a portion of the north part of the block to add to what the city already had. The Peter Thompson home would have made an excellent value. Two reasons the college would have liked to have had it, were: They felt it would help to beautify the college olocK^ and they ielt it would increase enroll- constant pressure from the chairman of the board at USAC, of which Snow College was a branch at the time. The went down there would be trouble. What happened was that he had the Ephraim Demolition Company there before get it to move. "It was like fighting against a stone wall."13 The stone structure held to the Douglas fir it didn't want to leave. Finally, with all the strength 53
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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 325146
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64x55x4/325146