George Q. Cannon photograph collection, 1880-1910  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Cincinnati Historical Society
George Q. Cannon photograph collection
1880-1910 (inclusive)
5 photographs
Collection Number
The George Q. Cannon photograph collection contains portraits of George Q. Cannon, and a group portrait of several Mormons, including Cannon, in prison uniforms imprisoned for polygamy.
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
Telephone: 801-581-8863
Access Restrictions

Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The five photographs in this collection document Mr. Cannon and some of his contemporaries in his life. The collection is very brief and is comprised of recent reprints.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
1 Portraits
Photograph number 1: Small portrait of Mr. Cannon in his thirties.Photograph number 2: Group portrait of Several men mostly in striped prison uniforms, the prisoners of conscience.Photograph number 3: George Q. Cannon on a postcard.Photograph number 4: Cannon and his sons.Photograph number 5: Sylvester Q. Cannon.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Mormon Church--Apostles--Photographs
  • Polygamy--Utah
  • Personal Names :
  • Cannon, George Q.(George Quayle),1827-1901--Photographs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographic prints--1850-1890
  • Portrait photographs