There was not one who did not sink upon his knees in heartfelt prayer when they saw the broad valley of Utah bathed in the sunlight beneath them, and learned from the lips of their leader that this was the promised land, and that these virgin acres were to be theirs for evermore.
Then she walked back into the house, the happiest girl in all Utah.
Fuchs told me that the sunflowers were introduced into that country by the Mormons; that at the time of the persecution, when they left Missouri and struck out into the wilderness to find a place where they could worship God in their own way, the members of the first exploring party, crossing the plains to Utah
, scattered sunflower seed as they went.
It was eight o'clock when the train passed through the defiles of the Humboldt Range, and half-past nine when it penetrated Utah
, the region of the Great Salt Lake, the singular colony of the Mormons.
"There is a small copper mine in Utah
called the Royal Hardwell Copper Mine.
"Just as the Jews found the promised land, and the Mormons Utah
, and the Pioneers California.
With an incredible 10 Olympic records and eight world records, the Utah Olympic Oval, located in Kearns, stands uncontested as the Fastest Ice on Earth following the 2002 Olympic Winter Games.
This grueling test of endurance calls Utah home, thanks to our challenging mountains, a vast variety of lakes and boisterous fans.
Until now, the clout and impact Utah
's Own companies leveraged came in the form of thousands of dollars in promotional opportunities.
"When you spend a dollar on a product not made in Utah
, most of that dollar supports the economy of where it was made," Christenson says.
's Own began asking state residents to name companies producing agricultural products in the Beehive State, few people knew what Utah
's Own was, let alone were able to name one or two locally produced products, says Seth Winterton, UDAF deputy director of marketing.