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Title UPA A Century Later
Subject Newspapers; Newspaper publishing; Journalism
Creator Utah Press Association
Publisher Utah Press Association
Contributors Cornwell, J. M.
Date 1996
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Identifier PN4844.U8 U8 1996
Source Original Book: UPN A Century Later
Language eng
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, University of Utah. All rights reserved.
Holding Institution University of Utah
Source Physical Dimensions 14 cm x 21.5 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
ARK ark:/87278/s6319w0z
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416710
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Title Page30
Description UTAH PRESS ASSOCIATION Today in Kaysville was a single until the same title appeared in Sandy during 1995. Similar mastheads were the Utahnian in Salt Lake City and the Utonian in Beaver. Before the turn of the century, Salt Lake City's Valley Tan and Vedette were unusual banners and the Voice of Brigham City wasn't seen elsewhere. Certainly one of the most unique is the Wave in Heber City, over a century old and counting. The same cannot be said of the World, an early American Fork publication. Not only never copied, but probably never destined to be was the Broad Ax, a turn-of-the-century Salt Lake City weekly. To historically classify Utah's newspapers requires six categories. One group, listed in this chapter, is those that were in print in 1893 and are still operating a century or more later. Another classification, Chapter 4, includes those papers begun following the Territory's origin and continuing until after the turn of the century. Some of them still exist, although most are long deceased. A third group, Chapter 5, includes those younger than the press association, i.e., established after 1893, but still being published. The fourth category, Chapter 6, lists the younger papers which failed after varying lengths of time. The fifth classification, Chapter 7, includes various suburban Salt Lake City papers and others in the surrounding environs, most of which are no longer in existence. That leaves as the sixth group the dailies, all but one of which have been published for a century or more. The exception is the newest, southern Utah's Spectrum, now in its second decade. They are researched in Chapter 8. Of the newspapers in print when the initial meeting of Utah Press Association took place, these or their direct descendants were still being published a century later: Davis County Clipper One of Utah's oldest weeklies, this is a continuation of the publication called The Little Clipper, launched February 1, 1891 by Lamoni Call. Shortly thereafter, on March 4,1891, 30
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Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416041
Reference URL