Abstract

This thesis will investigate the spatial location of stone houses and the areal differentiation of several characteristics of stone houses in selected communities. Some differences in cultural and historical factors and in types of building stone, quarries and quarrying techniques will be studied. The thesis will also investigate why stone houses are still in existence and things that owners, residents, and others like and dislike about them.

Degree

MA

College and Department

Family, Home, and Social Sciences; Geography

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Date Submitted

1973

Document Type

Thesis

Handle

http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/1877/etdm633

Keywords

Stone houses, Historic buildings, Utah, Architecture, Quarries, quarrying

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