Abstract

With the passage of years a succession of families called Cove Fort their home. Members of these households served as agents for the facility and supervised its operation. A view of the personalities and occurrences associated with the various occupants is a necessary part of understanding that which has transpired at the site.

The purpose of this thesis has been to gather and record that information which is currently available on the subject of the Fort. Each succeeding year diminishes the prospects of preserving certain valuable aspects of the history of that establishment which have not been previously committed to writing or made generally accessible to the would-be examiner.

Degree

MA

College and Department

Religious Education; Church History and Doctrine

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Date Submitted

1966

Document Type

Thesis

Handle

http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/1877/etdm595

Keywords

Cove Fort, colonization, Indian relations, Native Americans, pioneers, Brigham Young, settlement, frontier

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