1867 Chief Kanosh Memorial 1976
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 38° 48.151 W 112° 26.280
12S E 375132 N 4295844
Quick Description: The town of Kanosh celebrated the American Bicentennial by honoring a Pahvant Indian chief that had been friendly toward early Mormon Pioneer settlers.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 4/10/2011 5:00:09 AM
Waymark Code: WMB64R
Views: 5

Long Description:
A monument erected near the center of Kanosh reads:

1867 Chief Kanosh
Memorial 1976

Dedicated to the Two Hundredth Anniversary
of the United States of America
and sponsored by the
Utah American Revolution Bicentennial Commission
and Kanosh Town and Sally Kanosh Camp, D.U.P

This town was named after the Indian Chief C'nos. Born
in 1821 in California, he was a stately, intelligent and
loving ruler of the Indians of Pahvant Valley. He died in
1884.

Subject: Country

Commemoration: 1976

Date of Founding: 1776

Date of Commemoration: 1976

Address:
City Park
50 N Main Street
Kanosh, Utah 84637


Overview Photograph:

Yes


Detail Photograph:

Yes


Web site if available: Not listed

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