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The Salt Lake Tribune occasionally presents images from its archives in a special series called A Look Back. Today we feature historic photos of Salt Lake City.  Every gallery of the series is available at http://www.sltrib.com/topics/lookback. …

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Woodrow Wilson is seen with Gov. Bamberger at Ft. Douglas in 1919. A Look Back: Past Presidential visits to Utah
    The Salt Lake Tribune occasionally presents images from its archives in a special series called A Look Back. Today we feature photos of past President...
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Girl Scouts at Utah's Camp Cloud Rim, summer 1950. A Look Back: Girl Scouts at Camp Cloud Rim
    The Salt Lake Tribune occasionally presents images from its archives in a special series called A Look Back. Today we feature Girl Scouts at Camp Clou...
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  • Michigan State's Earvin (Magic) Johnson raises his finger to indicate the Spartans are number one after defeating Larry Bird's Indiana State team 75-64 to win the NCAA Championship in Salt Lake City, March 26, 1979. (AP Photo) A Look Back: Magic and Bird's 1979 NCAA showdown at the Huntsman Center
    Each Friday, The Salt Lake Tribune presents images in a special series called A Look Back. This week's installment features photos from the game and l...
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This undated photo shows an aerial view of the Utah State Prison in Draper and has marks on it showing plans for an expansion of the facility. A Look Back: Utah State Prison in the 1960s and ’70s
    Each Friday, The Salt Lake Tribune presents historic images in a special series called A Look Back. This week's installment features photos of the Uta...
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A barber shop believed to be in Utah in 1869. A Look Back: Utah barber shops and beauty salons
    Each Friday, The Salt Lake Tribune presents historic images in a special series called A Look Back. This week's installment features photos from barbe...
    Updated Mar 06 2015 06:03 pm   |     |   Share
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A caddie car holding golf clubs on a course in Salt Lake City, Feb. 17, 1953. A Look Back: Golfing in early 1900s Utah
    Each Friday, The Salt Lake Tribune presents images in a special series called A Look Back. This week's installment features photos of golfing in Utah ...
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Utah Jazz center Enes Kanter (0) tangles with Washington Wizards forward Rashard Lewis (9) and Washington Wizards forward Trevor Booker (35). Utah Jazz vs. Washington Wizards, NBA basketball at EnergySolutions Arena Friday, February 17, 2012 in Salt Lake City, Utah. A Look Back: Jazz center Enes Kanter
    Each Friday, The Salt Lake Tribune presents images in a special series called A Look Back. This week's installment features photos from the career of ...
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People ride the turn table inside the Fun House at Lagoon Amusement Park. July 24, 1923. A Look Back: Lagoon Amusement Park
    Each Friday, The Salt Lake Tribune presents historic images in a special series called A Look Back. This week's installment features historic photos o...
    Updated Feb 27 2015 05:46 pm   |     |   Share
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Children at the Pioneer Park playground. July 23, 1911. A Look Back: Images of Salt Lake City's historic Pioneer Park
    Each Friday, The Salt Lake Tribune presents historic images in a special series called A Look Back. This week's installment features photos of Pioneer...
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A skier takes flight at Ecker Hill, near Parley's Summit, in this photo from Feb., 1937. The venue was a world class ski jumping venue and hosted a number of high profile competitions in the 1930s and 1940s. A Look Back: Ecker Hill ski jump near Parley’s Summit
    The Salt Lake Tribune presents a series of historic photos in a series called A Look Back each Friday. This week’s installment features photos of Ecke...
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South East Theater located at 2121 South 1100 East. A Look Back: Salt Lake City's old movie theaters
    Each Friday The Salt Lake Tribune presents a series of historic photos in a series called A Look Back. This week's installment looks at some of the ci...
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Caretaker Alan Kesler tends to kangaroos at Liberty Park in this photo dated March 26, 1951. A Look Back: Salt Lake City’s Liberty Park
    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called "A Look Back." This week’s installment features historic imag...
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A group of boys messenger boys strike outside the Western Union Telegraph Company on Main Street in Salt Lake City, Aug. 9, 1907. A Look Back: The labor movement in Utah
    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called "A Look Back." This week’s installment features historic imag...
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A Granite High School crowd at a football game against Tooele High School 1 November 1934. A Look Back: Football around the State of Utah
    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called "A Look Back." This week’s installment features historic imag...
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  • Members of the Ute tribe are seen on the Ute reservation in this collection of photos by Robert L. Marimon, Sr.  He homesteaded in the Whiterocks Canyon area in the early 1900s. Marimon's granddaughter, Nancy Martin, lived there from 1934-1955 and donated these photos to The Tribune. (Courtesy of Nancy Martin) A Look Back: Life on the Ute Reservation in the early 1900s
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Girls at Primary Children's Hospital, Oct. 8, 1946. A Look Back: Utah's Primary Children's Hospital
    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called “A Look Back.” This week’s installment features historical ph...
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Orrin Hatch, Nov. 20, 1977.
A Look Back: The political career of Orrin Hatch
    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called “A Look Back.” This week’s installment features photos spanni...
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  • River runners unwind during a trip on the Green River in Cataract Canyon in Canyonlands National Park in 1947. A Look Back: Historic images of Canyonlands National Park
    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called "A Look Back." This week’s installment features photos of Can...
    Updated Feb 27 2015 05:59 pm   |     |   Share
  • George Edward Anderson photgraph showing wheat harvest in Utah Valley near Spanish Fork. Photo from the archives of the Utah State Historical Society A Look Back: Harvest time in Utah
    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called "A Look Back." This week’s installment features photos of the...
    Updated Feb 27 2015 05:58 pm   |     |   Share
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Performers with horses at a circus sideshow. Date unknown. A Look Back: Circus scenes from years past
    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called "A Look Back." This week’s installment features photos from ...
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  • The Woolly Mammoth led the convoy of trucks when the dinosaur replicas were transported to Vernal's Museum of Natural History, 09-15-1977.
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A Look Back: Utah dinosaur discoveries
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Panoramic view of the Streator Chevrolet dealership on 465 south Main Street in Salt Lake City in 1948. A Look Back at historic photographs of Salt Lake City’s Main Street
    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called “A Look Back.” This week’s installment features a selection o...
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  • Title: Calipatria, Imperial Valley, In Farm Security Administration (FSA) emergency migratory labor camp. Daughter of ex-tenant farmers on thirds and fourths in cotton. Had fifty dollars when set out. Went to Phoenix, picked cotton, pulled bolls made eighty cents a day with two people pulling bolls. Stayed until school closed. Went to Idaho, picked peas until August. Left McCall with forty dollars A Look Back: Historic portraits taken in Utah
    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called “A Look Back.” This week’s installment features historic port...
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A man stands next to his Oldsmobile at 11th Avenue and B Street near City Creek Canyon, 1919. A Look Back: The Avenues of Salt Lake City
    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called “A Look Back.” This week’s installment features historic imag...
    Updated Feb 27 2015 06:06 pm   |     |   Share