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Church News: Question of the week

When was the first school started in the Utah Territory?

(Answer on page 13)

Here's answer to week's question

(From page 2)

The first school in the Salt Lake Valley was started by Mary Jane Dilworth in her tent and in the fort during the winter of 1847-48. By 1854, a school house had been built in every ward in the territory.

Source: Encyclopedic History of the Church by Andrew Jenson.

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