1900 Uintah County Courthouse, Vernal (Utah)

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Title 1900 Uintah County Courthouse, Vernal (Utah)
Identifier 2049.tif
Subject Uintah County Courthouse; Courthouses
Description Uintah County Courthouse was built in 1900. The two story red brick building was located at about 150 East Main. Each office in the building was heated seperatedly with a potbellied coal stove. The courthouse was a center of justice where in 1910 it was its first murder trial. The courthouse was a community gathering spot for 59 years. On the grounds stood the famous World War I Doughboy Statue. A gazebo and rose garden were nearby. Picnics were common and families and neighbors came together to celebrate events and share stories. In 1959 the courthouse was town down and replaced with a new building.
Publisher Uintah County Library Regional History Center
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Digital image, copyright 2003 Uintah County Library
Source Physical Dimensions 6 cm x 6 cm
Bit Depth 8
Scanning Technician Aric Hansen
Scanning Device Creo-Scitex Jazz + flatbed scanner
Spatial Coverage Vernal (Utah)
Source Material B&W copy negative and print
ARK ark:/87278/s6k67xmr
Setname ucl_rhc
ID 393316
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k67xmr
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