Selected Library of Congress Resources for Utah
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The extensive collections at the Library of Congress contain historic artifacts and cultural materials from across the U.S. The list below is just a sample of the many Utah resources available for free on the Library's Web site.
Teachers can find even more primary sources, along with the tools to help use them in the classroom, at www.loc.gov/teachers. They can also search the Library's American Memory or Prints and Photographs collections.
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Birds eye view of Ogden City, Utah
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Carr Fork Canyon as seen from “G” bridge, Bingham Copper Mine, Utah...
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Mormon Temple grounds, c1912
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24th Infantry Leaving Salt Lake City, Utah for Chattanooga, Tennessee, April 24th, 1898
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“Does not such a meeting make amends?” 1869
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The Salt Lake Herald, July 1, 1882
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Sai-ar and his family
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Utah Copper: Bingham Mine. Brakeman of an ore train...
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Valley of babbling waters, southern Utah, c1876
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Temple Creek Canon, 1875
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Salt making by evaporization, Great Salt Lake, c1908
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Portrait of a woman training to operate buses and taxicabs, 1942
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