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The federal government provided subsidies for the development of mail and freight delivery, and by 1856, Congress authorized road improvements and an overland mail service to California. The new commercial wagon trains service primarily hauled freight. In 1858 John Butterfield (1801-69) established a stage service that went from Saint Louis to San Francisco in 24 days along a southern route. This route was abandoned in 1861 after Texas joined the Confederacy, in favor of stagecoach services established via Fort Laramie and Salt Lake City, a 24 day journey, with Wells Fargo & Co. as the foremost provider (initially it used the old "Butterfield" name). W. Turrentine Jackson, "Wells Fargo: Symbol of the Wild West?," ''Western Historical Quarterly'' (1972) 3#2 pp. 179-196 in JSTOR rowspan 4 '''Utah''' Statehood in 1896 (History of Utah) Salt Lake City 1849 Capital of the extralegal State of Deseret. - The Tillamook Cheese Factory produced 167,000 pounds of cheese each day, and until

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints , a breakaway sect of the Salt Lake City-based The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The FLDS membership desired a remote location where they could practice plural marriage, which had been publicly abandoned (1890 Manifesto) by the LDS Church in 1890. On July 26, 1953, Arizona Governor John Howard Pyle sent troops into the settlement to stop polygamy in what became known as the Short Creek raid. The two-year legal battle that followed became a public relations disaster that damaged Pyle's political career and set a hands-off tone toward the town in Arizona for the next fifty years. Commons:Category:Salt Lake City WikiPedia:Salt Lake City Dmoz:Regional North America United States Utah Localities S Salt Lake City

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Lake City is home to several museums. Near Temple Square is the Church History Museum; operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the museum contains collections of artifacts, documents, art, photographs, tools, clothing and furniture from the history of the LDS Church (History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints), which spans nearly two centuries. West of Temple Square, at the Gateway District, is the Clark Planetarium, which houses an IMAX


, Union Pacific Depot (Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot), the Block U, the City and County Building (Salt Lake City and County Building), and the Salt Lake Temple. image_flag Flag of Salt Lake City.svg image_seal Seal utah.png image_map Salt Lake County Utah incorporated and unincorporated areas Salt Lake City highlighted.svg map_caption Location in Salt Lake County (Salt Lake County, Utah) and the state

of Utah. coordinates_region US-UT subdivision_type Country (List of sovereign states) subdivision_type1 State (U.S. state) subdivision_type2 County (List of counties in Utah) subdivision_name United States subdivision_name1 Utah subdivision_name2 Salt Lake (Salt Lake County, Utah) government_type leader_title Mayor leader_name Ralph Becker (mayor) Ralph Becker

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the first Molokans to enter Los Angeles, and became a patron of their community He influenced social work education and research, helping organize field research by students from the University of Southern California and Occidental College who would visit the slums of Los Angeles and write up their findings. He is one of the honorees in the California Social Work Hall of Distinction. A Progressive era Progressive

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theater, and Discovery Gateway, a children's museum. The University of Utah campus is home to the Utah Museum of Fine Arts as well as the Natural History Museum of Utah. Other museums in the area include the Utah State Historical Society, Daughters of Utah Pioneers Memorial Museum, Fort Douglas Military Museum (Fort Douglas, Utah), the Social Hall Heritage Museum, and The Leonardo, a new art, science and technology museum. Salt Lake also is home to several classic movie theater

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of Honor. Also, the Ukraine awarded him their highest Medal of Honor for Musical Excellence. Genealogy The Fred J. Reynolds Historical Genealogy Department, located in the Main Library Branch, is the second-largest genealogy department in North America, home to more than 350,000 printed volumes and 513,000 items of microfilm and microfiche. Commons:Category:Salt Lake City WikiPedia:Salt Lake City Dmoz:Regional North America United States Utah Localities S Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City

'''Salt Lake City''', often shortened to '''Salt Lake''', or '''SLC''' is the capital (Capital (political)) and the most populous city in the state of Utah. With an estimated population of 191,180 in 2013, the city lies in the core of the Salt Lake City metropolitan area, which has a total population of 1,140,483 as of the 2013 estimate. Salt Lake City is further situated in a larger urban area known as the Salt Lake City-Provo-Ogden, UT Combined Statistical Area (Salt Lake City metropolitan area#Combined Statistical Area). This region is a corridor of contiguous urban and suburban development stretched along an approximate It is one of only two major urban areas in the Great Basin (the other being Reno, Nevada), and the largest in the Intermountain West.

The city was founded in 1847 by Brigham Young, Isaac Morley, George Washington Bradley and several other Mormon (Mormons) followers, who extensively irrigated and cultivated the arid valley. Due to its proximity to the Great Salt Lake, the city was originally named "Great Salt Lake City"β€”the word "great" was dropped from the official name in 1868 by the 17th Utah Territorial Legislature.

Immigration of international LDS members, mining booms (Mining), and the construction of the first transcontinental railroad (First Transcontinental Railroad) initially brought economic growth, and the city was nicknamed the Crossroads of the West. It was traversed by the Lincoln Highway, the first transcontinental highway, in 1913, and presently two major cross-country freeways, I-15 (Interstate 15) and I-80 (Interstate 80), intersect in the city. Salt Lake City has since developed a strong outdoor recreation (outdoor activity) tourist industry based primarily on skiing, and hosted the 2002 Winter Olympics. It is the industrial banking (industrial loan company) center of the United States.

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