Ephraim's Four Forts

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 30
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1998
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 326508
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Title Ephraim's Four Forts
Description gave thanks for (their safe arrival. 6. Pioneer Soren Peter Jensen left an interesting, informative journal. He is the father of Nellie Doke and Harold Jensen. 7. A Picture of the early home of James P. Hansen, Sr., that denotes the later site of the J. N. Hansen home, designated as the south-east corner of the Big Fort, in Ephraim's First One Hundred Years 1854-1954. p. 11. 8. Peter Franklin Madsen's writings left an important detailed history of early Ephraim 9. Helm Young's map gave detailed locations of a variety of activities withn the two forts. The important events continue to center around the buildings in the Little Fort, even after the construction of the Big Fort. Ephriam's First One Hundred Years, p. 7. 10. The Third Fort remained standing for several years following the signing of the Peace Treaty. Glen J. Nielson remembered the fort and said the gun slots were improperly constructed making it impossible for the Pioneers to use them. 11. Drums were sounded to give an alarm to all the settlers. Young boys were frequently asigned to this task. 11. Pioneer Neils O. Anderson was involved in the 1868 Indian confrontation. His account is containted in several history books that relate events of the Black Hawk War. 13. Alonzo Hansen's father identified the Peace Treaty Tree, thus enabling it to be attested to by an appropriate marker. created by the Fort Ephraim Daughters of Utah Pioneers. Helen Young's Drawing of the Big Fort 60
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 30
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326418
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