Provo in Utah County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Historic Utah County Courthouse
Utah Historic Site
The sculpture grouping within the pediment was designed by Joseph Nelson and executed by sculptor Joseph Conradi. The figure of justice stands in the center with female figures on each side representing Utah County and Provo City. Horticulture, dairying, mining, livestock, and farming on the left, and music, sculpture, industry, letters, and painting on the right, are the various arts and industries symbolized in this grouping.
The interior is also elaborately ornamented. The central two-story foyer incorporates a painted arched ceiling and a stained glass skylight. The stairs at the
Erected 1997 by Division of State History.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Architecture. A significant historical year for this entry is 1919.
Location. 40° 13.967′ N, 111° 39.49′ W. Marker is in Provo, Utah, in Utah County. Marker is on South University Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 South University Avenue, Provo UT 84601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Escalante Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); The Knight Block (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Place of Gathering (about 500 feet away); 104 West Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); 110-120 West Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); Provo Woolen Mills (approx. ¼ mile away); Brigham Young Academy (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of the Old Provo High School (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Provo.
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