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Boy Scouts of America. Utah National Parks Council


administrative history

UPB files, Dec. 5, 2011 (Utah National Parks Council; formed on Feb. 3, 1936)

Council guide, 2011: vol. 2 p. 316 (Utah National Parks Council; headquarters: Provo, UT then Orem, UT; chartered 1936 from merger of Bryce Canyon Council (671) and Timpanogos Council (591))

Wikipedia, Dec. 5, 2011 (organized in districts over central and southern Utah; operates eight camps and two high adventure bases)

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Utah National Parks Council records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5785
Abstract Utah has one of the longest-running Scouting legacies in the country. The first Boy Scout Troop in the state got its start in Logan, Utah in 1910. The Utah County Council was organized February 22, 1921, and in 1922 it changed its name to the Timpanogos District Council. In 1931 the council merged with the Zion National Park Council, and the name was shortened to the Timpanogos Council. Then on February 3, 1936, that council merged with the Bryce Canyon Council, and thereby became the Utah...
Dates: 1910-2005