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Deseret, 1776-1976 : a Bicentennial illustrated history of Utah

Deseret, 1776-1976 : a Bicentennial illustrated history of Utah

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Utah : Deseret News Pub. Co., [1975]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
OCLC Number: 1551341
Notes: On spine: Utah, a Bicentennial illustrated history.
Description: 206 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Introduction / William B. Smart --
Geology --
Exploration --
Settlement --
Picture portfolios: Ancient civilizations; Roots were planted deep; The toiled and moiled --
Communications --
Agriculture --
Industry --
Education --
Culture --
Government --
Epilogue. Illustrations: First home of Deseret News, 1850, the Old Mint Building / Mahonri Young --
The pioneers / James M. Sessions --
Saltair on Great Salt Lake / Hamlin --
[ Dominguez and Velez de Escalante arrive at the mouth of Spanish Fork Canyon ] / Paul Salisbury --
[ Early Fall rendezvous ] / William Henry Jackson --
South Pass / William Henry Jackson --
Fort Bridger in Wyoming / William Henry Jackson --
Great Salt Lake Valley / William Henry Jackson --
[ Pioneer wagon trains passed by the cliffs of Echo Canyon ] / William Henry Jackson --
Newspaper Rock in Indian Creek Canyon State Park --
[ Pioneer photographs, 1867 ] / Charles William Carter --
[ Hundreds of Mormons walked the plaints from the Missouri pulling two-wheeled handcarts / William Henry Jackson --
Eagle Gate / Danquardt Weggeland, 1868 --
Old Fort Utah --
Hole in the Rock / Farrell Collett --
Chase Mill / Carlos Anderson --
Valley House / C. R. Savage --
Huge granite blocks from Little Cottonwood Canyon / George R. Dunphy --
Our first camp / J. K. Hillers --
[ Pioneer life ] / George Edward Anderson --
First issue of the Deseret News, June 15, 1850 / Paul Clowes --
Leland Stanford's special train met by a covered wagon caravan / A. Hart, Sacramento, May 8, 1869 --
At Promontory Summit, Grenville Dodge of the Union Pacific and Sam Montague of the Central Pacific shake hands / Andrew J. Russell --
Salt Lake City Water Works / Edwin Deakin --
Seagulls eating crickets / Jack Vigos --
Desert manna [bulb of the sego lily ] / Florence Ware --
Samuel Bennion farm in Taylorsville / Danquardt Weggeland --
Pioneer mother making home-made soap / Cornelius Salisbury --
Grist mill / J. T. Harwood --
Early pioneer log school / Dolly Rockwood --
Social Hall / Cornelius Salisbury --
White's Place / Ken Baxter --
City Hall / Carlos Anderson --
Brigham Young / John Willard Clawson, 1904 --
Arthur L. Thomas, Heber M. Wells, John C. Cutler, William Spry, Simon Bamberger, and Charles R. Mabey. Maps: Historical trails map of Utah --
Provisional State of Deseret and its subsequent reductions to present-day Utah.
Other Titles: Utah, a Bicentennial illustrated history
Deseret news, Salt Lake City.
Responsibility: by the Deseret news.


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