George A. Holt : his life and times : a historical record of his life as it was interwoven with the development of Southern Utah (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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George A. Holt : his life and times : a historical record of his life as it was interwoven with the development of Southern Utah

Publisher: [St. George, Utah] : Privately printed by Gary E. Holt, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: George Albert Holt; Nancy Jane Hunt Holt; Holt family.; Holt family.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
OCLC Number: 54498751
Notes: Photocopy of computer typescript, spiral bound.
Cover title.
Description: 130 pages : illustrations, portraits, genealogical tables ; 28 cm
Contents: Prologue --
From infancy in troubled times to southward migration --
Continuing quest for a permanent home --
A new life at the Holt Ranch --
The missionary years --
The founding of a town that wasn't to endure --
The enterprising dream of a water storage project --
The struggle to build begins: challenges of a new bishop --
Delays for a fledging new town and reservoir project --
The bishop wore many hats --
Enterprise becomes a reality; national forest established --
The last days of Hebron --
A struggle over water rights --
Reservoir finally completed; the new town thrives --
Development in town governance, highway access and retailing --
Home and land swaps; a bishop steps down --
A second reservoir project and a new school --
Reminiscences from George A. Holt's last days --
Newspaper report of funeral service for George A. Holt --
Tributes to George A Holt by several of his grandchildren --
Appendix A: Letter from Grant Ivins --
Appendix B: Patriarchal blessings --
Appendix C: George and Nancy Jane Holt's family --
Appendix D: Brief biographies of some contemporaries.
Responsibility: compiled by Gary E. Holt.

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