Scope and Content

Views of Church historic sites and Utah communities.

Bulk of collection consists of views of Church historic sites in Vermont, New Hampshire, Ohio, Missouri, and Illinois taken in 1907-1908 and 1911-1912. Balance of collection consists of views taken in several Utah communities (including Salt Lake City, Provo, and Springville) showing businesses, farms, celebrations, and residences. Also included are photographs taken in London, England and Iceland.

Prints in this collection were made from the original glass plate negatives.

Anderson photographs for which Historical Department does not have glass negatives are cataloged as PH 726. Album containing some of Anderson's church historic sites photographs (including many that are in PH 725) is cataloged as PH 679.

Arrangement of Materials


444 glass plate negatives

444 glass plate negatives

The 444 images in this collection are numbered and arranged sequentially. The glass plate negatives are stored in 12 boxes with the following ranges: Box 1: items 1-42; Box 2: items 43-85; Box 3: items 86-128; Box 4: items 129-171; Box 5: items 172-214; Box 6: items 215-257; Box 7: items 258-300; Box 8: items 301-342; Box 9: items 343-386; Box 10: items 387-426; Box 11: items 427-444; Box 12: unnumbered oversize (need to identify item numbers). Prints are stored in 2 boxes with the following ranges: Box 1: items 1-230; Box 2: 231-444; Folder 1: 444 (oversize print). The collection register lists the 444 images in sequential order, grouped into series by geographic location.

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Use and Access

Open to research.

Preferred Citation

[Item description], George Edward Anderson glass plate negative collection. Church History Library, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, Utah

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Anderson, George Edward 1860-1928
Language of the Materials
Access Restrictions
Open to research.
Alternate Finding Aids
Electronic Version
Photographic Image
444 glass plate negatives
444 glass plate negatives

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