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The Stone Boat

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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 The Stone Boat
Description the wash on the way to the railroad * The entire quory crew and drivers had worked to get that wheel back on the bridge. They had used jacks, crowbars, extra teamst qj^j evervthins? t h e v could think of» but the wheel could expecting to see the whole wagon and its load in the wash were rested, the teams were f resn, and an iniprovised efforts, and the wagon was on its way to be unloaded onto Kach time mv dad received an order f oi" stone and tne Dad laughed, "No, not yet." Dad replied, "You'll know when it does because I'll tell you. You'll know." The Sanpete Stone Company owned a quory around the hill east of the Parry quory. The Parry Bros. Stone Company and the Sanpete Stone Company had been competitors for furnishing tne stone for a few buildings. When Provo City and Utah County planned to build a new City and Count v biiildin^f P. (.-. Peterson, rnanager or the San pete Stone Company, and my dad decided that instead of being order, each would supply naif the stone for the building. in is tnev did, £tno the joo was one of the last bis orders for stone that the quories had. The cooperation between One of the last jobs aL the quory was to furnish the stone for the foundation for the Manti High School 17
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Identifier 031_The Stone Boat.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 24
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325202
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64x55x4/325202