Salt Lake City, Utah, 1861, artist's impression

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Cropped, sized, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, October 7, 2011.
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View of Salt Lake City - The large block on the left contains the Church, Store, and Tithing Office, where one tenth of all the produce is contributed to the Church Fund. On the extreme right is the Harem of Brigham Young, the famous "Lion House," so called from the statues of lions in front. The Wasatch Mountains are seen in the back ground.
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John Warner Barber & Henry Howe,Our Whole Country or the Past and Present of the United States....Volume II (New York: Tuttle & McCauley, 1861), 1456.
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