Circular staircase inside the St. George Tabernacle

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Title Circular staircase inside the St. George Tabernacle
Photo Number P0044n1_05_47
Description Circular, self supporting stair case, St. George Tabernacle. The stairs were designed by Miles Romney, the architect. The stairs ave in addition to the regular outside supports, inside suports, spaced about 18" apart and the cross-pieces on them are 4"X8" and fastened into the side supports with lock wedges. After drying (being steamed before the wedges were put in) they had cow heel glue poured into them. The tabernacle was completed in 1869.
Keywords Tabernacle; St. George; Stairs; Building Construction; Spiral staircase
Subject Saint George (Utah)--History--Photographs; Mormon church buildings--Utah--Saint George--Photographs
Spatial Coverage Saint George (Utah); Washington County (Utah)
Collection Number and Name P0044 Utah Humanities Research Foundation Photograph Collection
Collection Name Utah Humanities Research Foundation
Date 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1874; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1881; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885; 1886; 1887; 1888; 1889; 1890; 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899; 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910
Owning Institution Multimedia Archives, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Rights http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/
Type Image
Digitization Specifications Original scanned on epson Expression 10000 XL and saved as 400 ppi TIFF. Display image generated in CONTENTdm as jpeg 625 pixels on long axis.
ARK ark:/87278/s65d9h0t
Setname uum_map
Date Created 2009-03-03
Date Modified 2017-06-06
ID 980827
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s65d9h0t
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