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Gunlock (Utah)

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

James Samuel Page Bowler autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230329655]
Identifier: MSS SC 3091
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typescript. The item is a biography of James Samuel Page Bowler written at an unknown date, probably around 1921. Bowler was born in England in 1845 and describes his life as a Mormon in that country. He migrated to Utah in 1880 and settled in Hebron, Utah. He worked as a shoemaker, was elected a justice of the peace, and taught school at Fort Hamblin, Utah. He moved to Parowan, Utah, in 1894 and then to Gunlock, Utah.

Dates: approximately 1921

Research on Gunlock, Utah

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2233
Scope and Contents

Manuscripts dealing with Utah's Dixie. Dr. Banfield focused on the settlement of Gunlock, a Mormon settlement located northeast of St. George, Utah. One manuscript is entitled, "Mormon Hamlet" and the other, "Settlement of Southern Utah."

Dates: approximately 1950