External Web Sites
Cornell University Library Making of America Collection
The collection includes 955 volumes from twenty-two nineteenth-century periodicals digitized by Cornell University as part of the original Making of America project.
The Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850-1920
This collection includes cookbooks, photographs of billboards, print advertisements, trade cards, calendars, almanacs, and leaflets for a multitude of products.
The site provides information and links on the geography, people, politics, and economics of the fifty states. The site includes information pertaining to Utah’s state bird, flag, flower, and much more.
Making of America Books
Making of America (MOA) is a digital library of primary sources in American social history primarily from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The book collection currently contains approximately 10,000 books with 19th century imprints.
National Park Service (NPS)
The fundamental purpose of the NPS is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations. The NPS provides highlights, statistics, and a list of national parks for Utah.
Traveling Culture: Circuit Chautauqua in the Twentieth Century
This digital collection presents 7,949 publicity brochures, promotional advertisements and talent circulars for some 4,546 performers who were part of the Chautauqua circuit.
This Web portal is the gateway to Utah state government Web sites and information. The site includes selected resources on federal, county, and local government.
Utah State Archives
The Utah State Archives and Records Service, a division within the Dept. of Administrative Services, provides access to historical government records which have been transferred to our permanent collection. Historical records commonly used include death certificates, land records, legislative bills, court records, and incorporation records. Some records have been scanned as part of our digital collection.
Utah State History
State History provides services, technical assistance, and streamlined information access--through online databases and published and unpublished sources--to a variety of businesses, industries, and individuals. These include cultural resource management companies, heritage trade industries, building owners and developers, media, professional researchers and genealogists, heritage tourism businesses, and education.
Utah Digital Newspapers
The Utah Digital Newspapers (UDN) program has been operating at the University of Utah's J. Willard Marriott Library since 2002. UDN is recognized as one of the leaders in newspaper digitization in the United States, especially within the public sector. Its newspapers can be browsed by issue or searched by keywords, article titles, weddings, deaths, and births.