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The Sabbath - A Day of Rest

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 18
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1986
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6n014pd
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325758
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6n014pd

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Title The Sabbath - A Day of Rest
Description over for the foreseeable future. The Black Hawk Ware continued on until September 7, 1872, when General Morrow signed a treaty with the Indians at Mt. Pleasant* I have always felt the unsung heroes in the settlements of Sanpete were the pioneer mothers. They carried much personal responsibility for the welfare of their families, which they discharged with grace and honor. They were the women who stood firmly behind their husbands with self-reliance and courage to meet every unknown situation that developed in this new and primitive valley, Many ti_mes when food was scarce they would £^o with- out in order that their children might have something to eat. They nursed a sick child or member of the family when no medical help was available. They gave encouragement constantly to their husbands to strengthen them in their many responsibilities o The pioneer mother was a sacred institution in herself. She went the extra mile to improve conditions with what little was available. She gave thanks for her blessings through rendering service to the poor and unfortunate. She was always ready to improvise when emergencies demanded extra effort and skill. Her many acts of self-reliance and personal fortitude were seldom reported. She was the heart of the home and in some cases the foundation of the family. She instilled in her family the virtues and traits of character that bring eternal happiness and joy. The pioneer mother played a vital role in this valley which we call home, a role which we should always remember and hold dear. * iv * THE SABBATH--A DAY OF REST Vernon F. Larsen 3981 Fruitvale Avenue Oakland, CA 94602 Second Place Historical Essay "You boys hitch the bay team to the hayrack. Your Uncle Henry will help you load the rest of the 10
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 18
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325746
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6n014pd/325746