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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 27
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1995
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s60863fm
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 326335
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Title Preface
Description PREFACE We are pleased to add in this year's Saga more histories and tributes to those who made a difference in Sanpete County The response has been gratifying as many have written of those noble people who have done so much to make Sanpete the choice place it is. Among those who make a difference are you who contribute and support the Saga year after year that the history of Sanpete might be preserved for future generations. We express our thanks and gratitude May we all continue to value the past as it shapes our lives for a better tomorrow The theme for Volume XXVIII of the_Saga_of Sanpitch will be Sanpete Celebrations of Utah Statehood -1896." As we look ahead at 1996 and the Utah Centennial, we hope the Saga can help preserve the significance of this great anniversary year. Did your ancestors record their thoughts, feelings, or any of their celebrations that heralded the long sought status of Utah becoming a State? Many letters and proposals in the form of Memorials, had gone to the Nation's Capitol requesting the Territor of Deseret/Utah be admitted into the Union as a state Possibly because of difficult circumstances that existed in this region, leaders here were persistent in their efforts to have their petitions granted They were finally successful and Utah was granted statehood on 4 January 1896 What happened in your family, in your town, in your business in 1896? Let's share those stories, anecdotes, poetry, essays and personal recollections in Volume 28 Eleanor Madsen will continue to serve as chairman of the Sanpete Historical Writing Contest, with committee members as listed 11
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Identifier 004_Preface.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch 27
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326302
Reference URL