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Salt Lake City in Salt Lake County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Council Hall

Utah Historic Site

 

—National Register of Historic Places —

 
Council Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan R. Bauer, August 27, 2010
1. Council Hall Marker
Inscription. Built: 1864 – 1866

Originally Located: 120 East on 2nd South

Architect: William H. Folsom

Construction: Red Sandstone

Served as city hall and home of territorial legislature until 1894 moved to this site with the aid of Nicholas G. Morgan, L.D.s. Church, and State of Utah, and rebuilt in 1963.
 
Erected by Division of State History. (Marker Number N-32.)
 
Location. 40° 46.542′ N, 111° 53.268′ W. Marker is in Salt Lake City, Utah, in Salt Lake County. Marker is on 300 North, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 N State Street, Salt Lake City UT 84103, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old City Hall (here, next to this marker); The 18th Ward Chapel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Mormon Battalion (about 300 feet away); Ottinger Hall (about 600 feet away); Lest We Forget (about 700 feet away); Ensign Peak (about 800 feet away); The Constitution Revered (about 800 feet away); Eliza R. Snow - Leader of Pioneer Women (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Salt Lake City.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Council Hall and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Bowen, June 18, 2007
2. Council Hall and Marker
Old City Hall Timeline image. Click for full size.
By Bryan R. Bauer, August 27, 2010
3. Old City Hall Timeline
This timeline shows the many varied uses of this building over its lifetime.
One of Two Bison on the Grounds image. Click for full size.
By Bryan R. Bauer, August 27, 2010
4. One of Two Bison on the Grounds
This bison has flags respresenting many of the countries whose immigrants contributed to the economic growth of Utah in the last half of the 19th century.
The "Suitcase" Bison image. Click for full size.
By Bryan R. Bauer, August 27, 2010
5. The "Suitcase" Bison
This representation of a bison-shaped piece of luggage bears souvenir stickers from many of Utah's scenic attractions.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118. This page has been viewed 636 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118.   2. submitted on , by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia.   3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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