Utah State Historical Society

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Utah State Historical Society
Denver & Rio Grande Western Depot in SLC.jpg

Contact Information

E-mail: Staff Directory


300 South Rio Grande Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Telephone:[1] (801) 245-7227 - Research Nbr
Fax: 801-533-3567 - historical society
801-533-3504 - research center

Hours and holidays:[1]

Office Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Research Center Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Directions, maps, and public transportation: [1]We are located in the 1910 Rio Grande Depot in Salt Lake City. The depot is three blocks south of South Temple Street and 4 1/2 blocks west of Main Street.
Google Map and Directions

Internet sites and databases:

Home About Us, Programs, Learn & Research, Experience History, News, Orgs & Govts. Join. Contact us.

Collection Description

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Alternate Repositories

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If you cannot visit or find a source at the Utah State Historical Society, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

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