Thaynes mine shaft digtial photograph collection, 1960s

Overview of the Collection

Geological Survey (U.S.)
Thaynes mine shaft digtial photograph collection
1960s (inclusive)
11 scans
Collection Number
The Thaynes mine shaft photograph collection contains photographs of skiers in Thayne's shaft.
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
Telephone: 8015818863
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

This collection consists of 11 8x10 black and white images of Thaynes mine shaft, Spiro tunnel, and skiers using the shaft as a lift.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Gift of Carol Edwards, U.S. Geological Survey.

Processing Note

Processed by Martha Quinn in 1999.

Related Materials

This collection forms part of the Utah Ski Archive, which is a subset of the S.J. Quinney Outdoor Recreation Archive

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
1 Thaynes Shaft, Park City, Utah
Photograph number 1-2: Skiers leave shaft headframe Photograph number 3: Skiers entering shaft cage Photograph number 4: Skiers in Spiro tunnel preparing to enter shaft Photograph number 5: Skiers entering shaft Photograph number 6: Tim Hayden, recreation manager, leaving cage at top of shaft Photograph number 7-8: Skiers in Spiro tunnel Photograph number 9: Skiers gathering skis near shaft Photograph number 10-11: Skiers entering cage from tunnel

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Corporate Names

  • Park City Ski Area (Utah)

Form or Genre Terms

  • Photographic prints