Dinosaur Convoy

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Title Dinosaur Convoy
Identifier 10029
Subject Tyrannosaurus Rex (replica); Dinosaurs--Utah State Museum of Natural History
Spatial Coverage Vernal, (Utah)
Description Dinosaurs are coming to Vernal for a new home. They are scheduled to arrive September 15, 1977. 14 fiberglass dinosaurs riding a caravan of six large trucks are coming back to their native stomping grounds. These dinosaurs are a life-size prehistoric replica collection created by Professor Elbert Porter. The world reputed collection has been located in Orderville, Utah. The collection was purchased for $130,000 by the Utah State Division of Parks and Recreation by special legislature funding.
Donor Michael L. Perry
Date 1977-09-15
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Digital Image, Copyright 2013, Uintah County Regional History Center
Source Physical Dimensions 6cm x 6cm
Archival Resolution 4800 x 3400 pixels; 2500 ppi
Low Resolution 800 x 600 pixels
Bit Depth 8
Scanning Device Epson Perfection V700 Photo FLatbed Scanner
Scanning Technician Linda S. Wilson
Metadata Cataloger Linda S. Wilson
ARK ark:/87278/s6wh676m
Setname ucl_vep
Date Created 2013-08-06
Date Modified 2013-08-06
ID 1093687
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6wh676m
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