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LDS Church History SitesEmigration Canyon - Salt Lake City UT

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Also known as This is the Place. Emigration Canyon was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1961. It is significant in Utah history as the original route used by pioneers entering Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Utah

date approved: 2/20/2013

last visited: 9/8/2013

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D.U.P. Historic MarkersPioneer Silk Industry - 73

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Pioneer Silk Industry DUP marker

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Mooroid

location: Utah

date approved: 3/23/2011

last visited: 8/9/2013

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Utah Historical MarkersPioneer Silk Industry

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In 1867 Paul A. Schettler, an ardent supporter of the silk industry in Utah, acquired this land and planted five acres in mulberry trees, the leaves of which were used to feed silk worms....

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow

location: Utah

date approved: 11/2/2007

last visited: 8/9/2013

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Utah Historical MarkersHerman L. Franks

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This Historical Marker is mounted on a concrete pedestal next to the restrooms at Scanlon Field in Herman Franks Park at approximately 1365 S 700 East in Salt Lake City, Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 4/17/2013

last visited: 10/25/2013

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Utah Historical MarkersM.J. "Mickey" Scanlon

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This Historical Marker is mounted on a concrete pedestal next to the restrooms at Scanlon Field in Herman Franks Park at approximately 1365 S 700 East in Salt Lake City, Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 4/17/2013

last visited: 10/25/2013

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Utah Historical MarkersGeorge Q. Cannon

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This Historical Marker is mounted on a boulder in front of the Sorenson Multi-Cultural Center located at 855 W California Avenue in Salgt Lake City, Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 5/2/2013

last visited: never

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Utah Historical MarkersDonner Hill

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A quick roadside waymark.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member snownomi

location: Utah

date approved: 1/8/2009

last visited: 8/9/2013

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Utah Historical MarkersFirst Encampment in the Salt Lake Valley

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On July 22, 1847, the main body of the Mormon Pioneer Company, along with a few of the Mormon Battalion sick detachment and some of the Mississippi Saints, camped near this location....

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow

location: Utah

date approved: 9/13/2007

last visited: 3/7/2011

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D.U.P. Historic MarkersFirst Encampment in the Salt Lake Valley ~ 509

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This historical marker, erected by the Daughters of Utah Pioneers, is located in First Encampment Park at 1700 South and 500 East.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 1/21/2014

last visited: never

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Utah Historical MarkersKaysville Presbyterian Church and School - Kaysville, UT

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This marker notes the historic Presbyterian Church, located in the downtown area of Kaysville, Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Utah

date approved: 6/12/2012

last visited: 5/30/2012

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Utah Historical MarkersHenry Luce House - Salt Lake City, UT

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This historical marker is for the Henry Luce House, a late Victorian style house, built 1891, located at 921 E 1700 S, in Salt Lake City, Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Utah

date approved: 5/17/2011

last visited: 5/12/2011

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Utah Historical MarkersByron Cummings House - Salt Lake City, UT

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This Victorian style house, built 1891, is located at 936 E 1700 S, in Salt Lake City, Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Utah

date approved: 5/23/2011

last visited: 5/12/2011

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D.U.P. Historic MarkersThe Kennedy Ditch - 96 [Missing]

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This Daughters of Utah Pioneeers marker, situated on the northeast corner of 1100 East and 1700 South, presents a brief history of the Kennedy Ditch. It is located in southeast Salt Lake City, Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Utah

date approved: 1/17/2013

last visited: 12/12/2013

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Utah Historical MarkersThe Kennedy Ditch [Missing}

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The Kennedy Ditch was an early pioneer irrigation canal taken out of Parley's canyon stream near 17th East. The construction was achieved as a co-operative work project, and the new channel named after its first Water Master, Charles Kennedy...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow

location: Utah

date approved: 9/13/2007

last visited: 4/5/2014

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Utah Historical MarkersThe Weinel Mill

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Built in 1854, by John Weinel, a native of Germany who came to Utah about 1853. The mill was the "overshot" water-powered type and was erected on Webb's Creek 1/4 mile N.E. of this site....

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow

location: Utah

date approved: 9/24/2007

last visited: 8/16/2011

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D.U.P. Historic MarkersThe Weinel Mill - 104

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I actually have a geocache here at this monument. The DUP marker is in front of the Kaysville Library next to a huge mill stone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 7ofclubs

location: Utah

date approved: 4/12/2011

last visited: 8/16/2011

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Utah Historical MarkersKaysville Tabernacle

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This Utah Historical Marker is mounted on the front of the Kaysville Tabernacle at 189 W Center Street in Kaysville, Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 11/27/2012

last visited: 11/12/2013

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Utah Historical MarkersConverse Hall - Salt Lake City, Utah

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Converse Hall is located on the Westminster College Campus Salt Lake City Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mom the Cook & cashnhubby

location: Utah

date approved: 4/26/2011

last visited: 3/9/2012

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Utah Historical MarkersKearns-St. Ann's Orphanage

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Originally constructed as an orphanage by the Roman Catholic Church, the facility has been a Catholic school (K-8) since 1954.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 9/15/2010

last visited: 4/15/2011

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Utah Historical MarkersJordan & Salt Lake City Canal

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Developed to help build the temple.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers

location: Utah

date approved: 4/1/2008

last visited: 6/25/2011

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Utah Historical MarkersSugar House Monument/Pioneer Industry

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A huge monument in SLC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers

location: Utah

date approved: 4/1/2008

last visited: 6/25/2011

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Signs of HistorySUGAR BEETS - Salt Lake City, Utah

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To Sugar House, the sugar beet symbolizes the area's history. This plaque and sculpture helps tell the story.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mom the Cook & cashnhubby

location: Utah

date approved: 4/28/2011

last visited: 9/6/2014

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Utah Historical MarkersLast Camp Site - Emigration Canyon, UT

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This historical marker marks the last campsite of the first company of Mormon Pioneers, before they reached the Salt Lake Valley on July 24, 1847.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Utah

date approved: 12/28/2012

last visited: 10/20/2012

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D.U.P. Historic MarkersLast Camp Site #12

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Quick road side marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member snownomi

location: Utah

date approved: 1/7/2009

last visited: 10/20/2012

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Utah Historical MarkersUtah Penitentiary ( D.U.P. )

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After World War II the growth of the city to the south and east made it imperative to construct a large prison facility in a more isolated area. In 1951 all the old penitentiary buildings were demolished and the inmates transfered....

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow

location: Utah

date approved: 11/2/2007

last visited: 3/17/2012

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