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The Richards Roberts Photograph Collection of Railroad and Ogden History

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The Richards Roberts Photograph Collection of Railroad and Ogden History

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Collection Overview

Collection Inventory+/-

Content Description

Collection Use

Administrative Information

Subjects

Collection Overview +/-

Title: The Richards Roberts Photograph Collection of Railroad and Ogden History
Dates: 1869-1913 (inclusive)
Collection Number: P 012
Summary: .3 linear feet
Repository: Stewart Library Special Collections
Address:
Weber State University
2901 University Circle
Ogden UT 84408

Collection Inventory +/-

item 1: Railroads – Union Pacific – Map 1870
item 2: Railroads – Devil’s Gate, Weber Canyon
item 3: Railroads – Promontory Point, May 10, 1869
item 4: Railroads – Promontory Point, May 10, 1869
item 5: Railroads – Promontory Point, May 10, 1869
item 6: Railroads – Promontory Point, 1869
item 7: Railroads – Maps, Montana Trade
item 8: Railroads – Corinne, 1869
item 9: Railroads – Corinne, 1869
item 10: Railroads – Corinne, 1869
item 11: Railroads – Corinne, 1869
item 12: Railroads – Corinne, 1870
item 13: Railroads – Corinne, 1870
item 14: Railroads – Corinne, 1870
item 15: Railroads – Uintah, 1870
item 16: Railroads – Uintah, 1870
item 17: Railroads – Logo – Ogden Chamber of Commerce, 1915
item 18: Railroads – Logo – Ogden Chamber of Commerce, 1932
item 19: Railroads – Maps – Ogden, Utah, Plat map
item 20: Railroads – Maps – Ogden, Utah, Plat map
item 21: Railroads – Maps – Ogden, Utah, Panoramic Map, 1875
item 22: Railroads – Maps – Ogden, Utah, Panoramic Map, 1890
item 23: Railroads – Maps – Transcontinental Line
item 24: Railroads – Maps – Intermountain, 1870-1884
item 25: Railroads – Maps – Union Pacific Lines – 1884
item 26: Railroads – Logo – Union Pacific
item 27: Railroads – Logo – Union Pacific and Central Pacific
item 28: Railroads – Logo – Union Pacific, Overland Route
item 29: Railroads – Maps – Ogden, Utah – Panoramic Map, May 1875
item 30: Railroads – Ogden Depot – 1869
item 31: Railroads – Ogden Depot, 1869
item 32: Railroads – Utah Central Depot – Ogden
item 33: Railroads – Ogden, Utah – 24th St. Bridge
item 34: Railroads – Union Pacific – President, 18 ?
item 35: Railroads – Ogden Depot – Cornerstone Laying, Nov. 16, 1888
item 36: Railroads – Architect – Van Brunt, Henry
item 37: Railroads – Ogden – Architectural drawing, 2nd Depot (Henry Van Brunt, Architect)
item 38: Railroads – Southern Pacific Shops, 1913
item 39: Railroads – Union Depot – Ogden, 1889
item 40: Railroads – Union Depot, 1913
item 41: Railroads – Ogden Depot Fire (After fire)
item 42: Railroads – Ogden Depot Fire
item 43: Railroads – Ogden Depot – 25th St. (New Building)
item 44: Railroads – Architectural Drawings – Ogden Depot (New Building)
item 45: Railroads – Architectural Drawings – Ogden Depot (New Building)
item 46: Railroads – Ogden Depot, New Building (West 25th St.)
item 47: Railroads – Ogden Depot, New Building
item 48: Railroads – Union Station – Ogden, New Building
item 49: Railroads – Union Station – Ogden, New Building
item 50: Railroads – Union Station – Ogden, New Building
item 51: Railroads – Union Station – Main Entrance
item 52: Railroads – Union Station – Ogden – Freight Yards (New Depot)
item 53: Railroads – Union Station – Ogden – Freight Yard
item 54: Railroads – Ogden Depot Yards – Aerial View, N-S (New Depot)
item 55: Railroads – Ogden Depot Yards – Aerial View, N. W.-S. E
item 56: Railroads – Ogden Station – West Track (New Depot)
item 57: Railroads – Ogden Depot Yards – Aerial View, S-N
item 58: Railroads – Ogden Depot Tracks, etc, (New Depot)
item 59: Railroads – Southern Pacific Shops – Ogden, 1913
item 60: Railroads – Ogden Depot, West Tracks, N. E. (New Depot)
item 61: Military – Utah – 145th Division
item 62: First Airplane to Visit Ogden, Utah
item 63: Carriage Shop
item 64: Chicago Market, Ogden, Utah
item 65: Business and Industry – Ogden, Utah – 1st. ZCMI Building, 24th and Washington. Duplicate photo
item 66: Business and Industry – Ogden, Utah – Broome Hotel. Duplicate photo
item 67: Railroads – Ogden Depot
item 68: Negative – Ogden Buildings

Content Description +/-

The collection of photographs of early railroad pictures taken largely in Ogden and Weber County and also in Box Elder County, Utah. The photographs include maps, architectural drawings, portraits of railroad officials, panoramic views of railroads, Logos, Corinne, Devil’s Slide, Promontory Point, union Depot and Southern Pacific Shops. The pictures date late 1800’s and early 1900’s. Also the 145th Military Division is shown.

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:

Roberts, Richard

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:

Railroads

Personal Names:

Roberts, Richard

Geographical Names:

Ogden, Utah
Weber County (Utah)
Lucin Cutoff

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