Skip to main content

To link to this object, paste this link in email, IM or document

To embed this object, paste this HTML in website

Edward Johnson Collection

small (250x250 max)
medium (500x500 max)
large ( > 500x500)
Full Resolution

Edward Johnson Collection

Table of Contents

Collection Overview

Collection Inventory+/-

Content Description

Collection Use

Administrative Information

Subjects

Collection Overview +/-

Title: Edward Johnson Collection
Dates: 1908-1912 (inclusive)
Collection Number: P 046
Summary: Photographs taken 1908 - 1912 by Edward Johnson of Croydon, Utah. Photographs are of the cement plant at Croydon, including shots of the various machinery in the plant; the Devil’s Slide area; upper Weber Canyon; some railroad shots; the Johnson homestead; his daughters; and various photographs of Johnson. Black and white, various sizes. Most are mounted on cabinet cards unless otherwise specified.
Repository: Stewart Library Special Collections
Address:
Weber State University
2901 University Circle
Ogden UT 84408

Collection Inventory +/-

Box 1: Photographs

1 Black and white photograph post card of Edward Johnson, addressed to his brother, Frank. December 17, 1912.

2 Edward Johnson with Victrola. Dated October 1, 1908. 3 ½ x 4 ½ .

3 Edward Johnson’s daughters engaged in a snowball fight. 3 ½ x 4 ½.

4 Edward Johnson on horseback. 3 ½ x 6.

5 View of Edward Johnson’s home. 4 x 5.

6 Exterior view of Croydon, Utah cement plant. 3 x 4.

7 Exterior view of Croydon cement plant. 3 ½ x 4 ½.

8 Exterior view of Croydon cement plant. 3 ½ x 4 ½.

9 Exterior view of Croydon cement plant. 3 ½ x 4 ½.

10 Locomotive engine and cars. 3 ½ x 4 ½.

11 Locomotive engine. 4 x 5.

12-18 Unmounted photographs of exterior and interior views of Croydon cement plant. 3 x 4.

19 Two cement plant employees with bags of cement. 3 ½ x 4 ½.

20 Cement plant switchboard. 3 x 4.

21 Cement plant switchboard. 3 x 4. Decorative cabinet card.

22 Another view of switchboard. 3 ½ x 4 ½.

23 Plant machinery. 3 ½ x 4 ½.

24 Plant machinery. 3 x 4.

25-26 Cement plant employees standing near steam turbine and generator. 3 x 4.

27-30 Views of cement plant machinery. 3 x 4, 3 ½ x 4 ½.

31 View of hill near Croydon, Utah. 3 x 4.

32 View of Weber River and valley near Croydon, Utah. 3 ½ x 4 ½.

33 Railway bridge near Croydon. 3 x 4.

34 Man standing inside the Devil’s Slide rock formation, Weber Canyon, Utah. 3 x 4 ½.

35 Devil’s Slide natural rock formation, Weber Canyon, Utah. 3 x 4 ½.

36 Man and young boy posing near Devil’s Looking Glass natural rock formation, Weber Canyon, Utah. 3 ½ x 4.

37-41 Various views of rock formations and trees, Weber Canyon, Utah. 3 ½ x 6.

Content Description +/-

Photographs taken 1908 - 1912 by Edward Johnson of Croydon, Utah. Photographs are of the cement plant at Croydon, including shots of the various machinery in the plant; the Devil’s Slide area; upper Weber Canyon; some railroad shots; the Johnson homestead; his daughters; and various photographs of Johnson. Black and white, various sizes. Most are mounted on cabinet cards unless otherwise specified.

Collection Use +/-

Restrictions on Access:

Open to public research.

Administrative Information +/-

Arrangement:

This collection is arrranged by subject group.

Processing Note:

This collection was processed by a Special Collections processor.

Creator:

Johnson, Edward

Language:

Collection materials are in English.

Sponsor:

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Quantity:

1 box

Language of the Finding Aid:

Finding guide is in English in Latin script.

Author of the Finding Aid:

Finding aid created by Sarah Langsdon.

EAD Creation Date:

2011

Standard:

Finding aid based on DACS (Describing Archives: A Content Standard).

Subjects +/-

Subject Terms:

Images
Material Types
Weber Canyon (Utah)
Devil's Slide (Utah)

Geographical Names:

Ogden, Utah
Croydon (Utah)

you wish to report:
Your comment:
Your Name:
...
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK