Frank Filkins photograph collection, circa 1980  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Collector
Filkins, Frank
Title
Frank Filkins photograph collection
Dates
circa 1980 (inclusive)
Quantity
62 items
Collection Number
P0549
Summary
The Frank Filkins photograph collection contains landscapes of Utah in various remote locales. Including the town of Castle Rock, southern Utah, Abandoned cabins: buildings, and the famous meeting of the railroads at Promontory, Utah. 8 x 10 black and white photographs and 4 x 5 color transparencies.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
special@library.utah.edu
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.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection shows landscapes of Utah in various remote locales. Including; the town of Castle Rock, southern Utah, Abandoned cabins: buildings, and the famous meeting of the railroads at Promontory, Utah. 8 x 10 black and white photographs and 4 x 5 color transparencies.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Castle Rcok, Southern Utah, Abandoned Buildings, and Promontory PointReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Container(s) Description
box
1
Folder
1a
Castle Gate, Utah and Promontory Point
Photograph number 1-2: Castle Gate, UtahPhotograph number 3-4: The North American Coal Corporation, Utah Division OfficePhotograph number 5: Unidentified abandoned buildingPhotograph number 6: Castle Gate Post OfficePhotograph number 7: Castle Gate LibraryPhotograph number 8-9: Unidentified StreetPhotograph number 10-11: PetroglyphsPhotograph number 12: Abandoned buildingPhotograph number 13: 'H.L. and P.P. Erected 1909' sealed off buildingPhotograph number 14: Abandoned buildingPhotograph number 15: Abandoned cabinPhotograph number 16: Tent "Sunny Side"Photograph number 17-25: Railroad, tow trains head to head (Promontory Point)Photograph number 26: Picture off unidentified town in the 1880sPhotograph number 27: Church buildingPhotograph number 28: Abandoned cabinPhotograph number 29: Adobe brick house: Elijah Cuttler Behunin CabinPhotograph number 30: Abandoned cabinPhotograph number 31: Inside churchPhotograph number 32: Unidentified landscapePhotograph number 33-34: Unidentified cabinPhotograph number 35: 'H.L. and P.P. Erected 1909, sealed off buildingPhotograph number 36: Boarded up store frontPhotograph number 37: PetroglyphsPhotograph number 38: 3 slides of adobe brick house: Elijah Cuttler Behunin Cabin
2
Machines
Photograph number 1: 4 images of old steam enginesPhotograph number 2: 4 images of old tractors and steam enginesPhotograph number 3: 4 images of steam engine/landscapesPhotograph number 4-5: 8 images of unidentified buildingPhotograph number 6: Stage coach stop, in ruinsPhotograph number 7: Unidentified buildingPhotograph number 8: Old store frontPhotograph number 9: Boarded up Wells Fargo buildingPhotograph number 10-11: Elijah Cuttler Behunin Cabin, erected 1892, inhabited by 9Photograph number 12: Unidentified man in a small aircraftPhotograph number 13: Gillian Airways "Zenith" Copper Center Alaska, October 10, 1934Photograph number 14: Train enginePhotograph number 15: TractorPhotograph number 16-25: Railroad, tow trains head to head (Promontory Point)Photograph number 18: Collapsing BarnPhotograph number 19-20: Train engine

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Petroglyphs--Utah
  • Corporate Names :
  • North American Coal Company
  • Geographical Names :
  • Castle Gate (Utah)
  • Utah--Photographs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographic prints
  • Transparencies--Color