Silver Reef, Utah-Ruins p.12

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Title Silver Reef, Utah-Ruins p.12
Collection Classified Photograph Collection
File Name 39222001442479
Photo Number 15881
Creator Bruhn, Arthur F.
Publisher Utah State History
Date 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960
Subject Abandoned buildings; Mining towns
Spatial Coverage Silver Reef; Washington County; Utah
Description Children play around the stone remains of an abandoned and rundown building at Silver Reef, Utah. Settled in 1866, silver was soon discovered in a sandstone ledge. By the 1880s the reef was mined out and the town abandoned.
Rights Management Digital Image © 2012 Utah State Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Holding Institution Utah State History
Relation Classified Photograph Collection, 979.2 Utah Cities
Source Format Print Photograph
Source Size 8 x 10
Source Donors Bruhn, Arthur F.
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Scanned By Karl Nicholson and Earl Hindley, USHS
ARK ark:/87278/s66m3hx1
Setname dha_cp
Date Created 2012-06-06
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 453723
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