Last Car of Stone for State Capitol Building

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Title Last Car of Stone for State Capitol Building
Collection Mss C 275; Shipler Commercial Photographers Collection
Photo Number Shipler #16056
Creator Shipler Commercial Photographers; Shipler, Harry
Publisher Utah State Historical Society; Funded by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities
Date of Photograph February 1915
Date 1915-02
Subject State government; Capitols; Building construction; Granite industry and trade; Flags - United States; Men in popular culture
Person Spry, William (Governor)
Corporate Name Utah Consolidated Stone Company
Spatial Coverage Utah; Salt Lake County; Salt Lake City
Historic Address Capitol Hill
Historic Place Name Utah State Capitol
Description Image shows a group of men, including Governor Spry (gray coat, center) riding on a railroad car delivering the last granite stone to be placed on the State Capitol.
Comment William Spry (Republican) served as Utah Governor from 1909-1917.
Rights Management Digital Image © 2002 Utah State Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Holding Institution Utah State Historical Society
Relation Shipler Commercial Photographers, Series 1
File Name 39222000666664
Source Format Glass Plate Negative
Source Size 10 inches x 8 inches
Source Physical Description Good condition.
Source Donors Shipler, William H.
Source Donation Date 1988
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
Date Digital 2002-04-09
Scanned By Digital Technologies, Marriott Library, University of Utah
Metadata Cataloger Haley Q. Petersen
Collection Information
ARK ark:/87278/s6q81r7d
Setname dha_scp
Date Created 2003-02-03
Date Modified 2003-02-03
ID 529390
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