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The Eugene M. Higashiyama Manuscript Collection

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The Eugene M. Higashiyama Manuscript Collection

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Collection Overview

Collection Inventory+/-

Content Description

Collection Use

Administrative Information

Subjects

Collection Overview +/-

Title: The Eugene M. Higashiyama Manuscript Collection
Dates: 1939-1978 (inclusive)
Collection Number: MS 106
Summary: .3 linear feet
Repository: Stewart Library Special Collections
Address:
Weber State University
2901 University Circle
Ogden UT 84408

Collection Inventory +/-

Box 1: (1939-1978)
item 1.: A Place to Remember: The Hermitage Resort, compiled and written by Eugene M. Higashiyama, 1978. Includes photocopy of map of Ogden Canyon, photocopies of warranty deeds, and a photocopy of the Ogden City Cemetery
item 2.: Side view of William Gibson Wilson (founder of the Hermitage)
item 3.: William Gibson Wilson's family
item 4.: East side of the mouth of Ogden Canyon
item 5.: Road Crew in Ogden Canyon, late 1880s
item 6.: "The Wild Wood- The Road" (Ogden Canyon)
item 7.: Summer retreat in Ogden Canyon
item 8.: "Picture Painted by Nature" (Ogden Canyon Road by Ogden River)
item 9.: Gun powder plant in Ogden Canyon
item 10.: Close view of power plant in Ogden Canyon
item 11.: William Wilson's saw mill in Ogden Canyon
item 12.: Group of unidentified people in front of Ogden Canyon Hermitage
item 13.: Full view of Hermitage Inn and Resort
item 14.: Trolley Car Line on the north side of Ogden Canyon
item 15.: Close view of Ogden Canyon Trolley Car
item 16.: Ogden City Train Station (ca. 1900)
item 17.: Close view of the Hermitage Inn with lady on the porch
item 18.: Full view of the Hermitage (taken from a post card)
item 19.: Full view of the Hermitage against the Gray Cliffs of Ogden Canyon (taken from a post card)
item 20.: Mr. and Mrs. Bell Christian standing across from the Hermitage Park
item 21.: Mr. and Mrs. Bell Christian eating ice cream at the Hermitage
item 22.: Boating at the Hermitage
item 23.: Three unidentified people swimming at the Hermitage
item 24.: The Hermitage Park Merry-Go-Round with Mr. and Mrs. Bell Christian
item 25.: Three unidentified people at Hermitage Park
item 26.: View of Ogden Canyon looking east
item 27.: View of Ogden Canyon walls and River
item 28.: Three unidentified people at Hermitage Resort

Content Description +/-

The contents of this collection consist of one manuscript titled A Place to Remember: The Hermitage Resort and photographs which depict the history of the Hermitage Resort, Ogden Canyon, Utah from its beginnings to 1939. Compiled and written by Eugene M. Higashiyama, 1978. Numbers on photographs do not correspond with numbers and pages in manuscript and photographs are on loan to the donor and are not part of the collection.

Collection Use +/-

Restrictions on Access:

Open to public research.

Administrative Information +/-

Arrangement:

This collection is arrranged by subject group.

Acquisition Information:

Gift

Processing Note:

This collection was processed by a Special Collections processor.

Creator:

Higashiyama, Eugene M.

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:

Sarah Langsdon

EAD Creation Date:

2011

Standard:

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

Subjects +/-

Corporate Names:

Hermitage Resort

Subject Terms:

Ogden Canyon (Utah)
Social Life and Customs
Sports and Recreation
Parks and Playgrounds

Personal Names:

Higashiyama, Eugene

Geographical Names:

Ogden, Utah

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