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Joann Leach Larkey

Portraits of the Past: Early leaders established recognitions

* Editor’s note: This article was published in The Davis Enterprise originally on Jan. 20, 1972, as part of the “Portraits of the Past” series. It has been edited slightly. A full set of the Larkey columns can be seen at the Hattie Weber Museum, 445 C St., from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays and […]

December 14, 2014 | Posted in Columns | Tagged ,

Portraits of the Past: Why Davisville dropped the ‘ville’

* Editor’s note: This article first appeared in The Davis Enterprise on May 13, 1971, as one of a series of 164 articles by distinguished Davis historian Joann Leach Larkey. Reproductions of the full set of articles can be seen at the Hattie Weber Museum of Davis, 445 C St., and the Stephens Branch Library, […]

August 17, 2014 | Posted in Columns | Tagged ,

Portraits of the Past: Christmastime in Davisville, 1898

* Editor’s note: This article first appeared in The Davis Enterprise on Dec. 24, 1969. It was part of a series by distinguished local historian Joann Leach Larkey. The Hattie Weber Museum of Davis recollects the 1898 Christmas with a tree decorated with “candles” and sacks of goodies (an apple, an orange, nuts and candy) […]

December 22, 2013 | Posted in Columns | Tagged ,

Portraits of the Past: Water for Davis

* Editor’s note: This article first appeared in The Davis Enterprise on Aug. 13, 1970. Joann Leach Larkey is a noted local historian and the author of “Davisville ‘68,” which she recently revised for a new edition. Copies of the book may be purchased at The Avid Reader, City Hall and the Hattie Weber Museum […]

November 03, 2013 | Posted in Columns | Tagged ,

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