Bamberger Railroad

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Title Bamberger Railroad
Collection Mss C 239; Peoples of Utah Photograph Collection
Identifier 39222000579388.tif
Photo Number P. 1, Box 9
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date of Photograph 1947
Date 1947
Subject Bamberger Railroad; Railroads
Spatial Coverage Ogden (Utah)
Description The Bamberger Railroad had its beginning in January, 1891, and its first run was from Salt Lake City to Beck's Hot Springs, a distance of four miles. It did not reach Ogden until 1908. It was by then operating as the Salt Lake and Ogden Railroad. It became electrified in 1910. The Bamberger made its final run from Ogden to Salt Lake City on Saturday, Sept. 6, 1952. This photograph is of the Ogden Terminal in 1947, between Lincoln & Grant on 24th Street.
Comment This photo was used in the book, "The Peoples of Utah" (1976)
Rights Management Digital Image (c) 2008 Utah State Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Holding Institution Utah State Historical Society
Relation Peoples of Utah Photograph Collection, 1975-1977
Source Format Print Photograph
Source Size 9.5 inches x 7.6 inches
Source Donors Bensen, M. J.
Collection Compiler Helen Papanikolas was the collector and donor of the entire Peoples of Utah Photograph Collection, as well as the editor of a book with the same title.
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Format Creation Original scanned on Epson Expression 10000 XL and saved as 400 ppi TIFF. Display image generated in CONTENTdm as JP2000 pixels on the long axis. Archival resolution: 3735 x 3006
Scanned By Louise Radcliffe
Collection Information
ARK ark:/87278/s6zw1jsg
Setname dha_pu
Date Created 2008-09-05
Date Modified 2008-10-09
ID 508673
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