“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in American Fork, Utah

Clickable Map of Utah County, Utah and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Utah County, UT (179) Carbon County, UT (39) Duchesne County, UT (5) Juab County, UT (26) Salt Lake County, UT (345) Sanpete County, UT (83) Tooele County, UT (26) Wasatch County, UT (1)  UtahCounty(179) Utah County (179)  CarbonCounty(39) Carbon County (39)  DuchesneCounty(5) Duchesne County (5)  JuabCounty(26) Juab County (26)  SaltLakeCounty(345) Salt Lake County (345)  SanpeteCounty(83) Sanpete County (83)  TooeleCounty(26) Tooele County (26)  WasatchCounty(1) Wasatch County (1)
Provo is the county seat for Utah County
American Fork is in Utah County
      Utah County (179)  
      Carbon County (39)  
      Duchesne County (5)  
      Juab County (26)  
      Salt Lake County (345)  
      Sanpete County (83)  
      Tooele County (26)  
      Wasatch County (1)  
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1 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — American Fork City Hall1993 National Register of Historic Places
The American Fork City Hall is significant as the seat of city government from 1903 to the present. Moreover, it is located on the site where civic offices have been concentrated since 1861. The building also represents an important change in . . . Map (db m149848) HM
2 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — Bank of American Fork1993 National Register of Historic Places
This building was constructed in 1905 on the northeast corner of the main intersection in the heart of American Fork's commercial district to house a bank established by Gay Lombard in July of 1891. This, the Bank of American Fork was the town's . . . Map (db m149849) HM
3 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — 171 — First Flour MillEarly Flour Milling
Arza Adams (1804-1889), pioneer millwright from Canada, came to Utah Valley with other pioneers to settle this area in 1850, soon after the first pioneers arrived in the Salt Lake Valley in 1847. Arza built a waterpowered “grist” mill on . . . Map (db m149970) HM
4 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — 47 — First Free Public School
The Territorial Legislature, February, 1866, authorized the levy of a tax for the support of schools within each district, pursuant to this act, Mayor Leonard E. Harrington called a meeting and the majority of citizens of American Fork approved . . . Map (db m149845) HM
5 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — N-306 — First Presbyterian Church of American ForkUtah Historic Site
In 1877 Reverend George R. Bird arrived to begin activities of the Presbyterian Church of American Fork. Work on this modified Gothic Revival church began in 1878. The cornerstone for the completed was laid in September 1881 by Reverend Thomas F. . . . Map (db m149968) HM
6 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — 267 — Fort Wall at American Fork
In 1852 Mormon Pioneers who had settled on the American Fork creek received orders to build a fort for protection from Indians. Most cabins were moved into an enclosure 80x74 rods, covering 37 acres. By 1855 each of the families built a wall 12x6 . . . Map (db m149844) HM
7 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — Harrington Elementary School1993 National Register of Historic Places
This school was among the first wave of public schools built in Utah as a result of an 1880 educational reform. Local legislator Leonard Harrington, for whom the school was named, was influential in changing the educational system in Utah by . . . Map (db m149846) HM
8 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — 189 — Log Cabin Grist MillFirst Flour Mill in American Fork
During the winter of 1850-51, Arza and Sabina Adams moved their family of seven children here from Mill Creek, Salt Lake Valley. They built a log cabin across the street east of where you stand. Journals tell that Arza built a grist mill near his . . . Map (db m149842) HM
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9 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — 114 — Pioneer Cemetery
This spot served as burial ground for pioneers of American Fork from about 1852 to 1868. When death came to the village, bodies were prepared for burial and graves dug by friends and relatives. Some Indians were buried here. Listed on the . . . Map (db m149972) HM
10 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — The American Fork 2nd Ward Meeting HouseNational Register of Historic Places
On 13 July 1901, The American Fork 2nd Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints was created along with the 1st, 3rd, and 4th wards of the new American Fork Stake. On 9 October 1902, Joseph H. Storrs, who served as bishop from 1901 to . . . Map (db m149843) HM
11 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — The Historic City Hall BellProperty of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers
The bell atop this City Hall has a long history in American Fork. It was originally purchased for $211.17 in 1887, and was placed in the tower of the old City Hall at Main and Center Streets. Sorrow, joy, disaster, emergency and other messages were . . . Map (db m149989) HM
12 Utah, Utah County, American Fork — Veterans Memorial Building1993 National Register of Historic Places
The Veterans Memorial Building, also known as the Legion Hall, was originally constructed as a commercial building sometime before 1932. In 1934 it was extensively remodeled as an early public works project funded by three sources: A Civil Works . . . Map (db m149850) HM
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Apr. 20, 2024