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Lagoon Collection

Identifier: MS-364


Lagoon Amusement Park in Farmington, Utah was originally created as a 1.5 million gallon

water park, opened on July the 12 th 1896. Some of those best known for the creation of Lagoon

are Robert E. Freed, Ranch S. Kimball and Simon Bamberger. Lagoon evolved from a water

park to include zoo animals, thrill and kiddie rides, dancing, horse racing, carnival games and a

Pioneer Village.


  • 1926 - 1980


1 Boxes

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FD 1 Brochures, Advertisements: nd

FD 2 Business Cards, Parley Baer: nd

FD 3 Correspondence, Dean Swaner: 1975

FD 4 Letterhead: nd

FD 5 Music Scores: 1933-1935

FD 6 Newspaper articles: 1953-1980

FD 7 Notebook/Suggestions: 1930

FD 8 Photo, Lagoon Grounds: 1979

FD 9 Photo, Horse Racing: 1926

FD 10 Photo, People: nd

FD 11 Photo, Coal Shippers: nd

FD 12 Souvenirs: nd

FD 13 Tickets and Passes: 1942-1976

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Repository Details

Part of the WSU Stewart Library Special Collections Repository

3921 Central Campus Drive Dept 2901
Ogden UT 84408