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The Edna Davenport Whitmeyer Photograph Collection of Ogden and Ogden Canyon

 Collection
Identifier: P-13

Abstract

This collection contains photographs taken around 1893 by Paul W. Stecher, a commercial photographer and jeweler of early Ogden. The photographs are of Ogden and the construction of the pipeline in Ogden Canyon, as well as Ogden Canyon.

Dates

  • 1890 - 1900

Extent

1 Boxes

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

1 Bridal Veil Falls at the mouth of Ogden Canyon

2 Ogden River near Peery’s Camp, Ogden Canyon

3 Old dam near entrance to Wheeler Creek, Ogden Canyon

4 Mouth of Ogden Canyon

5 The “Narrows” in Ogden Canyon

6 Road in Ogden Canyon

7 Pipeline in Ogden Canyon

8 North side of Ogden Canyon, looking East with view of pipeline

9 Pipe used to construct water line to power house at the mouth of Ogden Canyon

10 Wilson Lumber mill, south of the Hermitage, Ogden Canyon

11 Ogden from Observatory Peak, looking West. Weber River in the distance

12 Identification papers of Mrs. Whitmeyer’s

Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the WSU Stewart Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
3921 Central Campus Drive Dept 2901
Ogden UT 84408