Corinne, Utah p.3

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Title Corinne, Utah p.3
Collection Classified Photograph Collection
File Name 39222001429088
Photo Number 15261
Classification 979.2
Creator Anderson, Bernice Gibbs
Publisher Utah State Historical Society
Date of Photograph 1958
Subject Cities and towns; Anti-mormon; Business districts; Post offices
Spatial Coverage Corinne; Box Elder County; Utah
Description Main Street in Corinne. Post Office in foreground one of the oldest buildings. Corinne was established as an anti-Mormon or "Gentile" settlement, determined to overcome the dominate religious influence in Utah. The origin of its name varies from it being named after General Partrick E. Connor, commanding officer at Fort Douglas, to it being named after a well-known actress, Corinne LaVaunt. Despite thriving plans of development, lasting growth in Corinne never occurred.
Rights Management Digital Image © 2010 Utah State Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Holding Institution Utah State Historical Society
Relation Classified Photograph Collection, 979.2 Utah Cities
Source Format Print Photograph
Source Size 8 in x 10 in
Source Donors Anderson, Bernice Gibbs
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Scanned By Karl Nicholson and Earl Hindley, USHS
ARK ark:/87278/s6xk8rg5
Setname dha_cp
Date Created 2011-02-02
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 452657
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