The Panguitch Quilt Walk History
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 37° 49.354 W 112° 26.074
12S E 373742 N 4187098
Quick Description: This historical marker is mounted on the base of the sculpture that illustrates the Panguitch Quilt Walk.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 9/7/2013 11:14:54 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ17F
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member hobbycachegirl
Views: 1

Long Description:
The Panguitch Quilt Walk History

In 1864 a group of hardy pioneers braved the
mountain snows to save their families from
starvation. This group of men encountered
snows that were impassable. According to their
faith they knelt on a quilt in a prayer circle.
The answer to their prayer was to walk on the
quilts. This we honor seven men as the
Panguitch Quilt Walkers. They are Jessie Louder,
Alexander Matheson, William Talbot, Thomas
Jefferson Adair, Thomas Morgan Richards, John
Lowe Butler II, and John Paul Smith.

Commissioned by
The Panguitch Quilt Walk Association

Marker Name: The Panguitch Quilt Walk History

Marker Type: Roadside

County: Garfield

City: Panguitch

Group Responsible for Placement: Panguitch Quilt Walk Association

Marker Number: None

Addtional Information: Not listed

Date Dedicated: Not listed

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

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