- Hales, Stephen
- Utah Territorial Penitentiary stone contract
- 1858 (inclusive)18581858
- 1 folder, (0.25 linear feet)
- Collection Number
- MS 0345
- The Utah Territorial Penitentiary stone contract (1858) consists of a detailed estimate by Stephen Hales and Alexander Gillispie, contractors, for completing the stone coping on the penitentiary wall.
- University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
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Historical NoteReturn to Top
The Utah Territorial Penitentiary was constructed in late 1854 and occupancy began in 1855. A site was chosen southeast of Salt Lake City--the present day location of Sugar House Park.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The Utah Territorial Penitentiary stone contract (1858) consists of a detailed estimate by Stephen Hales and Alexander Gillispie, contractors, for completing the stone coping on the penitentiary wall. The document includes a sketch of the plan, price lists, a list of necessary work, measurements, and a detailed description of the project.
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Collection Name, Collection Number, Box Number, Folder Number. Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, The University of Utah.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Prisons--Design and construction
- Stone walls--Utah
- Utah. Territorial Penitentiary
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