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Koosharem in Sevier County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Koosharem Amusement Hall

Utah Historic Site

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, September 29, 2018
1. Koosharem Amusement Hall Marker
Inscription.  Constructed in 1914 by the community. The wood frame hall contains a gymnasium, stage, kitchen and basement. As a community recreation center, the hall was used for dances, plays, basketball games, programs, and movies. It served as the annual meeting place for the Koosharem Old Folks Party, a well-known traditional town reunion.
 
Erected by Division of State History. (Marker Number S-79.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 38° 30.688′ N, 111° 52.871′ W. Marker is in Koosharem, Utah, in Sevier County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and East 100 North, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Koosharem UT 84744, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Settlers of Grass Valley (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Indian Peace Treaty (approx. 4.8 miles away); The Fish Lake Cut-off on the Old Spanish Trail
Koosharem Amusement Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 29, 2018
2. Koosharem Amusement Hall Marker
(approx. 7.6 miles away); Peace Treaty with Fish Lake Indians (approx. 7.9 miles away); Settlement of Annabella (approx. 16.6 miles away).
 
Koosharem Amusement Hall image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 29, 2018
3. Koosharem Amusement Hall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 22, 2019, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 74 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 22, 2019, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.
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