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Parks and Playgrounds

Subject Source: Cclanarrow

Found in 37 Collections and/or Records:

Wallace F. Bennett papers

Identifier: MSS 20
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, speeches, bills, legislative resolutions, press releases, and financial records that document Wallace F. Bennett's activities during his time as a senator between 1948 and 1974 in Utah and Washington D.C. The central topic of these materials (which were mostly created during Bennett's later terms in the US Senate) is the Cold War, including how to promote peaceful coexistence between the Soviet Union and America. They also reveal the immense changes that...
Dates: 1948-1984

William C. Gregg report

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230343219]
Identifier: MSS 215
Scope and Contents

Typewritten report with photographs glued into a photo album with the report. The item was addressed to Horace M. Albright, superintendant of Yellowstone National Park. Gregg informs Albright about the exploration of the Bechler River district on the Yellowstone.

Dates: 1920

History of the Grand Canyon's North Rim Facilities

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230306984]
Identifier: MSS SC 934
Scope and Contents

A brief chronological history of the facilities of the Grand Canyon's North Rim. It mentions some of the many men who were instrumental in constructing lodging facilities and structures.

Dates: 1948-1968

Lawrence S. and Lorna Booth Maycock photographs of Yellowstone

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230351311]
Identifier: MSS 7393

Collection contains sixty-eight photographs of Yellowstone National Park.

Dates: Other: bulk 1923-1932; 1923-1998

Photograph of football game at Timp Park

 Digital Record
Identifier: UAP2_F155_p155bottom
Dates: Majority of material found within 1920-1925

Study of the lower Provo River

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230329598]
Identifier: MSS SC 2965
Scope and Contents

Study of the land, geographical resources, wildlife, vegetation, commercial zoning, residential zoning, traffic circulation, flood control, state resources, federal resources, parks, recreation, home utilities, office utilities, water, and history of Provo, Utah, for the purpose of making preliminary recommendations concerning land use and development. The committee was chaired by Leona Holbrook.

Dates: 1974

Utah Parks Company agreement

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230311984]
Identifier: MSS SC 1516
Scope and Contents

Typed and photocopied legal agreement between the Utah & Grand Canyon Transportation Company and the Utah Parks Company. The item arranges for the purchase by the Utah Parks Company of business and property of the Utah & Grand Canyon Transportation Company operating within Utah's Zion National Park.

Dates: 1927

Utah pioneer day ribbon, Fairmont Park

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197225523700]
Identifier: MSS 2722

Wallace F. Bennett correspondence, 1949-1984

Identifier: MSS 20 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Series contains correspondence between Wallace F. Bennett and various friends, supporters, coworkers and individuals throughout the United States between 1951 and 1973. The series is broken up to reflect correspondence alphabetically, chronologically, thankful letters he received in addition to condolences, and various requests. Materials dated 1949-1984.

Dates: Other: 1949-1984

Wallace F. Bennett correspondence, 1956-1972

Identifier: MSS 20 Series 1 Sub-Series A
Scope and Contents

Series contains correspondence concerning legislative acts, a variety of events and other subjects the senator was involved with between 1956 and 1972. Carbon copies of all outgoing letters are filed under the name of the correspondent. Materials dated 1956-1972.

Dates: Other: 1956-1972