A Look Back: Christmas in Utah through the years
Published: December 21, 2013 06:04PM
Updated: April 18, 2014 10:52AM
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Photo Courtesy Utah State Historical Society Mabel Stark, the first female tiger trainer, sent this Christmas photo card to Babe Latourneau in 1931.

Each Friday, The Salt Lake Tribune presents historic images from Utah in a special series called A Look Back. This week’s installment features photos at Christmastime in Salt Lake.

Every gallery of the series is available at www.sltrib.com/topics/lookback. Here is a sampling:

The career of John Swallow

Prominent artists from early Utah

Utah firefighters at the turn of the 19th century

Historic bars and saloons in Utah

Early settlers in Idaho

The 1988 Yellowstone fire

Early Utah mansions and homesteads

Pony Express, postal service and telegraph in Utah

The mining ghost town of Mercur

Construction of the Salt Lake Tabernacle

Historic buildings in Utah

30 years of iconic rock and roll in Utah

Hunting and fishing in the early 1900s

BYU, Utah football programs

Saloons, brewing companies in Utah around 1900

Historic photos of Temple Square