“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 Delta, Utah

Clickable Map of Millard 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> Millard County, UT (33) Beaver County, UT (19) Juab County, UT (26) Sanpete County, UT (67) Sevier County, UT (30) Lincoln County, NV (31) White Pine County, NV (26)  MillardCounty(33) Millard County (33)  BeaverCounty(19) Beaver County (19)  JuabCounty(26) Juab County (26)  SanpeteCounty(67) Sanpete County (67)  SevierCounty(30) Sevier County (30)  LincolnCountyNevada(31) Lincoln County (31)  WhitePineCounty(26) White Pine County (26)
Fillmore is the county seat for Millard County
Delta is in Millard County
      Millard County (33)  
      Beaver County (19)  
      Juab County (26)  
      Sanpete County (67)  
      Sevier County (30)  
      Lincoln County, Nevada (31)  
      White Pine County, Nevada (26)  
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1Utah (Millard County), Delta — “All Gave Some - Some Gave All”
442nd Regimental Combat Team, 100th Infantry Battalion, Military Intelligence Service (MIS) Formed during World War II, these three US Military units were comprised of Japanese-American young men from the US mainland, Hawaii and from ten . . . Map (db m1332) HM
2Utah (Millard County), Delta — 553 — Deseret Relief Society Hall
The Relief Society in Deseret was first organized in September of 1877. This group of women met in each other's homes until 1878, when they had a large, one-room adobe hall built. In 1894 the members of the Relief Society decided they should . . . Map (db m69541) HM
3Utah (Millard County), Delta — 218 — Escalante Trail
Father Escalante camped here October 2, 1776. His exploring party of ten men headed by Father Francisco Dominguez and map-maker Pacheco preached to the Indians and charted a northern route between Santa Fe, New Mexico and Monterey, California. They . . . Map (db m1439) HM
4Utah (Millard County), Delta — 23 — Fort Deseret
Erected as a defense against Pahvant Indians in the Black Hawk War, completed in 18 days by 98 men. Wm. S. Hawley and Isaac W. Pierce, foremen; John W. Radford, Supt. Opening celebration July 25, 1865. The fort was 550 feet square, bastions at . . . Map (db m69542) HM
5Utah (Millard County), Delta — N-12 — Fort DeseretUtah Historic Site
Built in 1866 of Adobe mud by two teams of 98 men to protect the settlers during Black Hawk Indian Wars.Map (db m69544) HM
6Utah (Millard County), Delta — 447 — Gunnison Massacre Site
In 1853, Captain John W. Gunnison was selected to lead an expedition to find a trans-continental railroad route. He followed the Old Spanish Trail through Salina Canyon, over the mountains to Pahvant Valley, and upon reaching Fillmore, visited his . . . Map (db m69536) HM
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7Utah (Millard County), Delta — S-27 — McCullough Log House and Post OfficeUtah Historic Site
Constructed November 1907 – January 1908 by Henry McCullough, his two sons and son-in-law, of logs hauled 30 miles from Fillmore. Delta's first Post Office -- January 1908 - March 1912.Map (db m69545) HM
8Utah (Millard County), Delta — 119 — Pioneer Cabin
This pioneer cabin was built in December 1907 by Henry J. McCullough and was the second house in the town of Melville. One month later January 18, 1908, the first Post Office was established and the name changed to Burtner. Adjoining this cabin, on . . . Map (db m69546) HM
9Utah (Millard County), Delta — Topaz 1942–1946Central Utah WRA Relocation Center
Fifteen miles west at Abraham is the location of the bleak desert site of a concentration camp, one of ten in Western America, in which 110,000 persons of Japanese ancestry were interned against their will during World War II. They were the victims . . . Map (db m1438) HM
10Utah (Millard County), Delta — Topaz Internment Camp
Site of Topaz Internment Camp. Over 120,000 Japanese-American, two thirds of whom are U.S. citizens, are uprooted from their west coast homes and incarcerated by their own government. It is 1942, wartime hysteria is at a peak. They are . . . Map (db m144120) HM
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Sep. 25, 2022