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Facts about Utah.

Utah. Tourist and Publicity Council.

Facts about Utah.

by Utah. Tourist and Publicity Council.

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Published in Salt Lake City .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Utah.
    • Subjects:
    • Utah.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF826 .U78
      The Physical Object
      Pagination109 p.
      Number of Pages109
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6265269M
      LC Control Number58063666
      OCLC/WorldCa1337271

      Deseret — the name pioneers gave the Utah–Nevada territory before statehood — is a word from the Book of Mormon said to mean honey bee, adding background and an extra layer of connection to state’s emblem (beehive) and motto (“Industry,” i.e. busy and hardworking like a bee). A national flag shows that Utah supports the United States. The eagle stands for protection in peace and war. The date represents the year that Brigham Young led a group of people to the Salt Lake Valley to reestablish in Utah, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints, also know as The Mormons.

      Ten fun facts about Salt Lake City Fact 1 Brigham Young founded this city in Long before the people of the Mormon faith decided to settle in this area it was home to the Shoshone Indians, the Ute Indians, and the Paiute Indians. Complete history of Utah in encyclopedia form consisting of articles and over historic photographs. Edited by Allan Kent Powell. Originally published by the University of Utah Press.

      Utahraptor's claim to fame is that it was by far the biggest raptor ever to walk the earth; adults measured about 25 feet from head to tail and weighed in the neighborhood of 1, to 2, pounds, compared to pounds for a more typical raptor, the much later Deinonychus, not to mention the or pound travelingartsfiesta.com case you were wondering, the two-ton Gigantoraptor from central Asia. Interesting Facts About Utah interesting facts (Interesting Fact) During the days in which exploration of the states was prominent, the lechuguila species created a deadly obstacle for those who were exploring the southwest by ways of horses, because when riding, the leaves which were very sharp would puncture the .


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