The Pioneer Monument

The Pioneer Monument Salt Lake City Utah

Stock #: 23691
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Salt Lake City
State: Utah (UT)
County: Salt Lake
Publisher: Deseret Book Co.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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This impressive monument to Brigham Young and the "Mormon" Pioneers stands at the intersection of South Temple and maine Street, the meridian of the Salt Lake City Street System. The monument is surmounted by a bronze statue of Brigham Young. At the sides are two ideal figures representing a hunter and an Indian. A bronze relief tablet on the front of the monument represents Pioneers camping at night. On the back are the names of all of the first company of "Mormon" pioneers to reach the Great Salt Lake Valley.