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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 image/jpeg
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
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6319w0z

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Title Page150
Description UTAH PRESS ASSOCIATION cation begun in 1984 and delivered to non-subscribers. In 1994, it was changed to The Herald Accent and was produced electronically under the leadership of Brian Tregaskis, director of production. Ownership of the Daily Herald changed during Utah's Centennial year when Pulitzer Publishing Company of St. Louis purchased it on July 1,1996. The Salt Lake Tribune A history of The Salt Lake Tribune's first 125 years can be divided into two epochs. During its first 40 years it was an uninhibited, hard-hitting partisan in what historians of that era designated as the "irrepressible conflict" in Utah. The Tribune in 1880 defined it as "a conflict between two hostile systems, each struggling for permanent mastery." It was a fight involving political, economic, ecclesiastical and social policies of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. And polygamy was the emotion-arousing club used by The Tribune and its allies to combat what they considered to be church domination of all aspects of the life of the Territory. During the second epoch of its history, The Tribune gradually changed its role from inciter to restrainer of conflict. It successfully pursued policies designed to repress the "irrepressible" and end the feud, not by mastery of one side by the other, but by conciliation and accomodation. The change did not occur abruptly on a specific date. But retrospectively, the beginning of the change can be fixed quite precisely at the beginning of 1911. The Tribune carried on its editorial page an announcement of the appointment of A. N. McKay to general manager of the newspaper and its afternoon affiliate, The Salt Lake Evening Telegram, which Thomas Kearns and David Keith commenced publishing in 1902. It would have taken a most perceptive reader to conclude from that announcement that the role of The Tribune over the previous 40 years as spokesman and rallying point of one side 150
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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 416161
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6319w0z/416161