Near Delta in Millard County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Deseret Relief Society Hall
The Deseret Relief Society ladies began again to plan for a hall. They sold their adobe building, land was donated, funds raised, and labor was volunteered by the men in the LDS Ward. Construction costs for the building were $743.65 and $21.00 for the outhouse. Relief Society meetings, socials, dances, and plays were held in the hall from 1906 until 1934, when the new chapel was completed.
The Hall is the oldest remaining LDS church building in the community. It has served many functions over the years. After the chapel burned in 1929, this hall was again used for church services. Public school classes were also held when the A.C. Nelson School burned. Boy Scouts used the hall for
Erected 2008 by Fanny Powell Cropper Camp, Daughters of Utah Pioneers. (Marker Number 553.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of Utah Pioneers marker series.
Location. 39° 17.347′ N, 112° 39.143′ W. Marker is near Delta, Utah, in Millard County. Marker is on Utah Route 257, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4365 South 4000 West, Delta UT 84624, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Deseret (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Deseret (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hinckley Schools (approx. 2.6 miles away); Millard Academy (approx. 2.7 miles away); Pioneer Cabin (approx. 5.9 miles away); McCullough Log House and Post Office Escalante Trail (approx. 5.9 miles away); Topaz 1942–1946 (approx. 5.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Delta.
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