Capitol Reef National Park

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Comment by Neal PORTMAN Busk on September 22nd, 2009 at 10:44 pm

In the history of the park, the name of Ephriam PORTMAN Pectol is spelled Ephriam Porter Pectol. Please correct Porter to Portman in your article. An employee of Capitol Reef National Park spelled it wrong and it has been difficult to get it corrected.

I am his grandson and was named after him.

Neal Portman Busk
540 W 400 N
Richfield UT 84701

Comment by Mary Anglin on September 22nd, 2009 at 11:05 pm

Thank you for providing the correct information for Mr. Pectol, who played an important role in the Capitol Reef area. We have updated the article.
Mary Anglin

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