Street Paving - Main Street and South Temple (Excavations for Hotel Utah - Gymnasium Under Construction)

Title Street Paving - Main Street and South Temple (Excavations for Hotel Utah - Gymnasium Under Construction)
Collection Mss C 601; Salt Lake City Engineers Photograph Collection
Photo Number City Engineers #01211
Publisher Utah State Historical Society; Funded by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities
Date of Photograph 1909
Date 1909
Subject Road construction; Road construction industry; Church buildings; Mormon Church -- Architecture; Mormon Church -- Buildings; Monuments; Street-railroads; Street-railroads - Design and construction; Building construction
Person Young, Brigham, 1801-1877
Corporate Name Patrick (P. J.) Moran Contractor, Inc.; Utah Light and Railway Company; Hotel Utah; The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Mormon Church
Spatial Coverage Utah; Salt Lake County; Salt Lake City
Historic Address Intersection of Main Street and South Temple
Historic Place Name Hotel Utah; Joseph Smith Memorial Building; Brigham Young Monument; Church Bishops Buildings; Presiding Bishop's Office; Church Administration Building
Description Image shows some road construction, trolley line construction, and paving work at the intersection of Main Street and South Temple. The excavation has begun for the Hotel Utah and it can be seen in the background.
Comment Patrick (P. J.) Moran was the contractor for this project. This was done through a private contract with the LDS Church.
Rights Management Digital Image © 2002 Utah State Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Holding Institution Utah State Historical Society
Identifier 39222000716402
Source Format Glass Plate Negative
Source Size 10 inches x 8 inches
Source Physical Description Good condition.
Source Donors Harwood, Willard R.
Source Donation Date 1962
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Resolution TIFF: 800 ppi
Bit Depth 8-bit grayscale
Dimensions JPEG: 700 x 556 pixels
Scanning Device Creo-Scitex Jazz+ Flatbed Scanner
Scanned By Digital Technologies, Marriott Library, University of Utah
Metadata Cataloger Haley Q. Petersen
ARK ark:/87278/s689153w
Setname dha_ce
Date Created 2003-01-30
Date Modified 2003-01-30
ID 429466
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