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Salt Lake City in Salt Lake County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Pioneer Home

Isaac Chase -- Brigham Young

 
 
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By Jack Duffy, August 17, 2010
1. Pioneer Home Marker
Inscription.  This home was erected 1853-1854 by Isaac Chase who with his wife Phebe and their family came to Utah in 1847. Originally it had eight rooms, including a large kitchen with a built-in dutch oven. The adobes were made on the church farm and the small glass window panes were freighted across the plains. Phares Wells, Sr. was chief carpenter. About 1859 the Chase property, including the home and mill was traded to Brigham Young. Then members of the Young Family lived in the residence. The entire area was purchased by Salt Lake City April 28, 1881, and the home occupied by park employees until 1964 when it was leased to the Daughters of Utah Pioneers and restored by them.
 
Erected 1964 by Central Company, Daughters of Utah Pioneers. (Marker Number 299.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of Utah Pioneers series list.
 
Location. 40° 44.741′ N, 111° 52.444′ W. Marker is in Salt Lake City, Utah
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By Jack Duffy, August 17, 2010
2. Pioneer Home Marker
, in Salt Lake County. Marker can be reached from South 700 East. This marker is in front of what is now the Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Arts within Libery Park. The sidewalk runs north and south and is parallel to 600 East at about 1080 South. You cannot see the marker by car, you must walk to see it. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salt Lake City UT 84102, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chase Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Liberty Park (approx. mile away); Trinity African Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); L.D.S. Tenth Ward Square (approx. 1.1 miles away); Lone Cedar Tree (approx. 1.2 miles away); Congregation Montefiore (approx. 1.2 miles away); Salt Lake City and County Building (approx. 1.2 miles away); Pioneer Camping Grounds (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salt Lake City.
 
Pioneer Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jack Duffy, August 17, 2010
3. Pioneer Home Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 31, 2010, by Jack Duffy of West Jordan, Utah. This page has been viewed 880 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 31, 2010, by Jack Duffy of West Jordan, Utah. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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