Thaynes mine shaft photograph collection, 1960s  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Geological Survey (U.S.)
Thaynes mine shaft photograph collection
1960s (inclusive)
11 photographs
Collection Number
The Thaynes mine shaft 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: 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

This collection consists of 11 8x10 black and white photos 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.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

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