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    • Mendon Presbyterian Church, ca. 1900

    • Mendon Presbyterian Church, ca. 1900
    • Photograph of Mendon Presbyterian Church, on the corner across from the school house, Main St./Center St. eastside, ca. 1900. Erected in 1887 and bured down in 1920. Information found in "In the Shade of the Mountains: Histories of Mendon &...
    • Presbyterian Church--Utah--Mendon; Church buildings--Utah--Mendon;
    • Whitney Band, "Mendon Jazz", 1930s

    • Whitney Band, "Mendon Jazz", 1930s
    • Photograph of the Whitney band, also called "Mendon Jazz", in the 1930s, around Easter. Pictured from left to right: Orval Larsen, Melvin Melons, Theo Whitney, Cliff Ahrens, Tom Nibor, Frank Hancock, and Orlynn Whitney (age 16).
    • Whitney, Theodore Isaac, 1901-1967; Whitney, Orlynn John, 1905-1980; Hancock, Frank G., 1902-1971; Bands (Music)--Utah--Mendon; Big bands--Utah--Mendon; Larson, Arvil; Melons, Melvin;
    • Mendon class, undated (2 of 2)

    • Mendon class, undated (2 of 2)
    • Mendon class lined up in front of chalkboard, sometime between 1930 and 1950. Back Row: Maurice Sorensen, Mark Bird, Jay Richards, Lula Baker, Melton Olsen, Cleo Kidman, Geneil Hughes, Lucille Lindsay, Dorothy Lamont. Middle Row: Marilyn Bird,...
    • School buildings--Utah--Mendon; Students--Utah--Mendon; Children;
    • Women's baseball team, ca. 1900

    • Women's baseball team, ca. 1900
    • Mendon women's baseball team, ca. 1900. Jennie Richards is pictured at far left and L.K. Wood is second from the right.
    • Women baseball players--Utah--Mendon; Women athletes--Utah--Mendon; Baseball--Utah--Mendon; Richards, Jennie; Wood,L.K. (Linden Kimball), 1887-1967;
    • Mendon eighth grade class of 1932

    • Mendon eighth grade class of 1932
    • Mendon eighth grade class of 1932 outside of old schoolhouse. Included are: (bottom row, left to right) William Richards,Melvin Baker, Ray Taylor, [unnamed, possibly Melvin Baker], J.R. Walker or Ray Wallace, Grant Heninger, (second row, left to...
    • School buildings--Utah--Mendon; Students--Utah--Mendon; Richards, William Alexander, 1920-1966; Baker, Melvin; Taylor, Ray Orvin, 1922-; Wallace, Ray; Heninger, Grant Bird, 1920-1979; Bartlett, Della, 1921-1995; Ellerman, Ruth Shelton, 1921-2009;...
    • Mendon Social band, 1903

    • Mendon Social band, 1903
    • Mendon band, ca. 1900, including: (front row, left to right) Henry Hughes, Ammon Sorensen, Lyman Sorensen, Charles Bird, Seth Baker, Roy Baker and Floyd Hardman, (middle row, left to right) Emer Richards, Henry Sorensen, George Gardner, and Parley...
    • Hughes, Henry Gorril (Garl), 1886-1943; Sorensen, Ammon, 1883-; Sorensen, Lyman Emer, 1883-1953; Bird, Charles, 1884-; Baker, Seth, 1887-1951; Baker, LaRoy, Sr., 1885-1908; Hardman, Joseph Floyd, 1885-1974; Richards, Emer, 1883-; Sorensen, Henry...
    • Excavating for the new meeting house in Mendon, May 1914 (1 of 2)

    • Excavating for the new meeting house in Mendon, May 1914 (1 of 2)
    • Group of men with horses and plows digging a foundation for a church in Mendon, Utah, May 1914, including A. Baker (either Albert Marvin Baker or Albert Mowry Baker, Jr.), W. Richards, Norman V. Watkins, Joseph H. Watkins (either Jr. or Sr.), and...
    • Excavation--Utah--Mendon; Foundations--Utah--Mendon; Baker, Albert Marvin, 1879-1937; Baker, Albert Mowry, Jr., 1869-1952; Richards, W.; Watkins, Norman Victor, 1896-1968; Watkins, Joseph Hammond, Jr., 1885-1976; Watkins, Joseph Hammond, Sr.,...
    • Sweeten's Band, Mendon, ca. 1895

    • Sweeten's Band, Mendon, ca. 1895
    • Photograph of Sweeten's Band in Mendon, Utah. Includes from left to right, front row: 1. Joseph H. Hancock, 2. Mormon D. Bird. Second row: 1. Ervin Gardner (possibly Alfred Irvin Gardner?), 2. William Isaac Sorensen, 3. George Hughes, 4. Gills...
    • Hancock, Joseph Hyrum, 1849-1924; Bird, Mormon D. (Mormon Delbert), 1877-1963; Gardner, Alfred Irvin, 1875-1902; Sorensen, William Isaac, 1870-1938; Hughes, George Bassett, 1877-1954; Sweeten, George Gillis, 1876-1964; Baker, Albert Mowry, Jr.,...
    • Photograph of possible 8th grade graduating class, Mendon, ca. 1908

    • Photograph of possible 8th grade graduating class, Mendon, ca. 1908
    • Photograph of possible 8th grade graduating class, Mendon, including Patterson, Maggie Larsen, Irvin Larsen, Algie Barrett, Orpha Larsen, Ione Baker, Lucille Bird, Teacher D.A. Boyer, Mae Windgreen, Florence Baker, Norman V. Watkins, Howard Baker,...
    • Watkins, Norman Victor, 1896-1968; Bergener, Maggie Larsen, 1896-1989; Larsen, Magnus Irvin, 1895-; Larsen, Orpha Mary, 1897-; Stauffer, Arva Ione Baker, 1898-1975; Hardman, Lucille Bird, 1896-1993; Boyer, D.A.; Rose, Algie Lavine Barrett, 1895-;...
    • Mendon Primary leadership board, ca. 1900

    • Mendon Primary leadership board, ca. 1900
    • Mendon Primary Board, ca. 1900 including: (top row, left to right) Bertha Sorensen Buist, Jane Richards Hughes, Rachel Cooley, Edmer Whitney, Amanda Sweeten, Agnes Richards, Sybil Jensen, (bottom row, left to right) Mary (Molly) Richards...
    • Buist, Bertha Sorensen, 1876-1959; Hughes, Jane Richards, 1879-1965; Cooley, Rachel Caroline Coon, 1848-1939; Oldham, Edmirica Whitney, 1879-1935; Sweeten, Amanda Hagle, 1849-1903; Richards, Agnes Muir Findley, 1853-1919; Smith, Sybil Jensen,...
    • Dan Richards photograph

    • Dan Richards photograph
    • Photograph of Dan Richards, born January 5, 1911 and died June 6, 2001. Identifying information for this photograph was generously provided by J. Watkins.
    • Richards, Daniel, 1911-2001;
    • Henry Hughes home

    • Henry Hughes home
    • Henry Hughes home. Information found in the book "In the Shade of the Mountains: Histories of Mendon and Petersboro", page 147 no. 21.
    • Households--Utah--Mendon;
    • Old Betsy pulling match

    • Old Betsy pulling match
    • Pulling match between the "Old Betsy" engine and another tractor. These machines were often used in threshing competitions. From left to right: Fred Taylor and Lynn Wood. Information gathered from Clyde Muir.
    • Wood, L.K. (Linden Kimball), 1887-1967; Threshing machines--Utah--Mendon;
    • James F. Whitney home

    • James F. Whitney home
    • James F. Whitney home. Left to right: Mary Jane Gardner Miller, Ann Longstroth Whitney, Fay Miller Whitney, child, M. Whitney, James Kimball, Theta Whitney, and James Ridison Miller. At one time house belonged to Floyd Harman. Information provided...
    • Households--Utah--Mendon;
    • Jasper Lemmon's house, (2 of 2)

    • Jasper Lemmon's house, (2 of 2)
    • Jasper Lemmon's house was located at 13 East Center Street, but is no longer standing. Was the first shingled house built in Mendon. Part of the distinctive rock houses of the city.
    • Housing--Utah--Mendon; Households--Utah--Mendon;
    • Mormon children buying candy (1 of 2)

    • Mormon children buying candy (1 of 2)
    • Behind the counter, Henry Alfred Stauffer sells candy to Carlene Bird, Ila Baker, Yvonne Bird and Phillip Humphreys
    • Stauffer, Henry Alfred, 1879-1954; Bird, Carlene; Baker, Ila; Bird, Yvonne; Humphreys, Phillip; Stores, Retail--Utah--Mendon;
    • Irvin Baker

    • Irvin Baker
    • Photograph of Irvin Baker. Farmed in Mendon with a team of horses, never owned a car, and was a sociable and friendly man. Information foudn in "In the Shade of the Mountains: Histories of Mendon & Petersboro", page 589.
    • Baker, Irvin Lund, 1904-1979;
    • Jasper Lemmon's house, (1 of 2)

    • Jasper Lemmon's house, (1 of 2)
    • Jasper Lemmon's house was located at 13 East Center Street, but is no longer standing. Was the first shingled house built in Mendon. Part of the distinctive rock houses of the city.
    • Housing--Utah--Mendon; Households--Utah--Mendon;
    • Carma Stauffer, 1942

    • Carma Stauffer, 1942
    • Carma Stauffer Bradshaw in 1942 standing in boots in the yard at the Stauffer house, later the Watkins home. Barn can be seen in the background.
    • Bradshaw, Carma Stauffer, 1927-;
    • Kay Sorensen (1 of 2)

    • Kay Sorensen (1 of 2)
    • Thomas Kay Sorensen sitting on a couch. Backside says "Richard Watkins, Mendon." Information provided by Shirley Stauffer Darley.
    • Sorensen, Thomas Kay, 1909-1994;
    • Barrett Family

    • Barrett Family
    • William and Elizabeth Matilda Wennergren Barrett Family with children (oldest to youngest): Evalene, Laura Matilda, Oscar Junius, Charlotte Barrett Baker Richards, Clarence Samuel Barrett, Selma Hortense, Algie Lavine, May Ione Wennergren (niece),...
    • Barrett, Elizabeth Matilda Wennergren, 1854-1909; Barrett, William, 1850-1927; Barrett, Laura Matilda, 1879-1950; Barrett, Oscar Junius, 1883-1974; Barrett, Clarence Samuel (C.S.), 1889-1958; Richards, Charlotte Barrett Baker, 1885-1980;
    • Children of the Rock School, 1895

    • Children of the Rock School, 1895
    • 1895 Mendon School Class in front of the Rock School. Pictured in photo: (Left to right) Back Row: Teacher George N. Sorensen, Laura Barrett, Lottie Baker, Oscar Cooley, Evelyn Barrett, George Gardner, and Alex Hill. Fifth Row: Sanders girl and...
    • School buildings--Utah--Mendon; Elementary school buildings--Utah--Mendon; Children;
    • BoxC2084_Page 82

    • BoxC2084_Page 82
    • Children and teacher in front of the 1914 Mendon LDS Church, 1930's. Photographed is : (front row, left to right) Louise Kidman, Hazel Muir, Inez Barrett, Maria Tafoya, Claude Stauffer, Glenn Buist, Orvel Ladle, Orsen Parker, (second row, left to...
    • Kidman, Louise; Sorensen, Hazel Muir, 1917-1996; Hill, Inez Barrett, 1917-2005; Tafoya, Maria; Stauffer, Claud Hughes, 1917-; Buist, Glen, 1918-; Ladle, Orvel, 1918-; Parker, Orson, 1917-; Stuart, Vira Hiibner, 1916-; Students--Utah--Mendon;...
    • Indoors May Day celebration

    • Indoors May Day celebration
    • May Day celebration taking place indoors, possibly from 1951 when bad weather forced the celebration to occur inside. Information provided by Shirley Stauffer Darley.
    • Children; Maypoles--Utah--Mendon; May Day--Utah--Mendon;
    • Barn photograph entitled "Harvest Moon"

    • Barn photograph entitled "Harvest Moon"
    • Barn photograph entitled "Harvest Moon" by Sam Crump. This is an ambrel-style barn located southeast of the present Mendon Post Office. Was demolished in 2011. Information found in "In the Shade of the Mountains: Histories of Mendon and...
    • Barns;
    • Barn photograph from Dancing Wolf photography

    • Barn photograph from Dancing Wolf photography
    • Barn photograph by Sam Crump. This is an ambrel-style barn located southeast of the present Mendon Post Office. Was demolished in 2011. Information found in "In the Shade of the Mountains: Histories of Mendon and Petersboro", page 556 (top of page).
    • Barns;
    • Scrapbook page of May Day 1947

    • Scrapbook page of May Day 1947
    • Scrapbook page of May Day Celebration 1947 (the Centennial) with Naomi Walker as May queen, Clark Muir as her escort, and a brief history of May Day in Mendon.
    • May Day--Utah--Mendon; Maypoles--Utah--Mendon;
    • Mormon children buying candy (2 of 2)

    • Mormon children buying candy (2 of 2)
    • Behind the counter, Henry Alfred Stauffer sells candy to Carlene Bird, Ila Baker, Yvonne Bird and Phillip Humphreys
    • Stauffer, Henry Alfred, 1879-1954; Bird, Carlene; Baker, Ila; Bird, Yvonne; Humphreys, Phillip; Stores, Retail--Utah--Mendon;
    • 1914 Mayday celebration

    • 1914 Mayday celebration
    • 1914 Mayday celebration: Ethel Ladle, queen; Oliver Taylor, archbishop. Escorts were Leon Willie, John Hughes, Lynn Longstroth, Edgar Hancock, and Jess Walker. Attendants were may Baker, Dottie Hill, Olive Sorensen, and marvel Hancock Bartlett....
    • May Day--Utah--Mendon; Taylor, Oliver, 1893-1988; Walker, Jess; Longstroth, Lynn, 1892-1968; Hughes, John O., 1893-1973; Hancock, Edgar Stanley, 1891-1973;
    • Group of men and women outside

    • Group of men and women outside
    • Group of men and women outside, from left to right: Clella Ladle, Earl Buist, Hazel Sorensen Buist, Mayble Jensen, Veida Sorensen, and Joseph C. Sorensen.
    • Buist, Earl, 1904-1967; Ladle, Clella Maretta, 1899-1986; Sorensen, Joseph Christian (J.C.), 1884-1961;
    • Group of five men, three with glasses

    • Group of five men, three with glasses
    • Group of five men including (from left to right): (back row) Zeno Anderson, Fred Sorensen, and unknown; (front row) John O. Hughes and Rulen Ladle. Information provided by Shirley Stauffer Darley.
    • Sorensen, Fredrick William, 1915-1986; Ladle, Rulen C., 1920-; Hughes, John O., 1893-1973; Anderson, Zeno Hans, 1913-1986;
    • 1866 Old Rock Church

    • 1866 Old Rock Church
    • Photograph of the Old Rock Church, 1866. Used as a church meeting house, event and community center, and opera house. Information found in "In the Shade of the Mountains: Histories of Mendon & Petersboro", pp. 409-410.
    • Church buildings--Utah--Mendon;
    • Old Rock church

    • Old Rock church
    • Old Rock church with diagrams and measurements around the window. Information provided by Shirley Stauffer Darley.
    • Church buildings--Utah--Mendon;
    • Men discussing trains (1 of 2)

    • Men discussing trains (1 of 2)
    • Photograph of men discussing trains. From left to right: Paul Murray, Paul Willie, and Justin Anderson. On back (see 2 of 2): "I wish these two guys would decide which track this trains' suppose to be on. " Information provided by Shirely Stauffer...
    • Willie, Paul; Murray, Paul; Anderson, Justin;
    • Men discussing trains (2 of 2)

    • Men discussing trains (2 of 2)
    • Photograph of men discussing trains. From left to right: Paul Murray, Paul Willie, and Justin Anderson. On back: "I wish these two guys would decide which track this trains' suppose to be on. " Information provided by Shirely Stauffer Darley.
    • Willie, Paul; Murray, Paul; Anderson, Justin;
    • Lelan Larsen standing by a microphone

    • Lelan Larsen standing by a microphone
    • Photograph of Lelan Larsen standing by a microphone. Back reads: Lelan Larsen demonstrates passenger ??? while riding the "Galloping Goose". Information provided by Shirley Stauffer Darley.
    • Larsen, Leland, 1928-; Railroad stations--Utah--Mendon;
    • Doris Anderson selling souveniers

    • Doris Anderson selling souveniers
    • Photograph of Doris Anderson selling souveniers including book of the history of Mendon, a book with paintings by Gil Bennett (Railway Reflections), train whistles and pebble candy. Information provided by Ken Buist.
    • Railroad stations--Utah--Mendon; Bennett, Gilbert H., 1960-;
    • UIC cake

    • UIC cake
    • Photograph of Utah Idaho Central Railroad Corporation (UIC) cake.
    • Cake; Railroads--Utah--Mendon; Utah-Idaho Central Railroad Corporation;
    • Special Interest Group of Mendon Utah, ca. 1940

    • Special Interest Group of Mendon Utah, ca. 1940
    • Photograph of Special Interest Group, Mendon, UT, in the 1930's or 1940's. Photograph includes (bottom row, left to right) Retta Hiibner, Fern Baker, Clara Muir, [unidentified first name] Baker; Ada Walker, Lottie (Charlotte) Richards, (second...
    • Hiibner, Retta Copen, 1886-1957; Muir, Clara Hutchinson, 1911-1993; Richards, Charlotte Barrett Baker, 1885-1980; Copen, Hazel, 1894-1987; Barrett, Elizabeth Ann Stumpf, 1888-1985; Bird, Pearl H., 1902-1986; Walker, Ethel Sorensen, 1888-1975;...
    • Relief Society women, 1930's

    • Relief Society women, 1930's
    • Mendon Relief Society women, possibly board members, 1930's. From Left to right: May Muir, Ivaloo Smith, Ethel Taylor, Alice Sorenson, Vera Shelton, Pearl Bird, and Ellen Grant Bird. The photograph is taken outside of the old school house in...
    • Bird, Pearl H., 1902-1986; Shelton, Vera Willie, 1893-1951; Bird, Ellen Grant, 1862-1954; Taylor, Ethel Laverna Ladle, 1892-1972; Sorensen, Alice Elizabeth Ladle, 1885-1950; Muir, Mary May Longstroth, 1872-1954; Hiibner, Ivaloo Smith; Mormon...
    • Mendon basketball team, 1910

    • Mendon basketball team, 1910
    • Photograph of the Mendon Basketball team, 1910. Included in picture is John O. Hughes (top right), Mr. Bird (middle right), and Mr. Hardman (bottom right).
    • Basketball--Utah--Mendon; Hughes, John O., 1893-1973;
    • Farm Machine class, March 1944

    • Farm Machine class, March 1944
    • Farm Machine class, March 1944. Pictured is: (left to right) [unnamed], Claud Sorensen, Jess Walker, L.K. Wood, [unnamed], [unnamed], and [unnamed].
    • Sorensen, Claud Afton, 1897-1986; Walker, Jess; Wood, L.K. (Linden Kimball), 1887-1967; Agricultural machinery--Utah--Mendon; Agricultural education--Utah--Mendon;
    • May Day dancers, 1947 (1 of 2)

    • May Day dancers, 1947 (1 of 2)
    • Girls dressed in 19th century clothing for the May Day celebrations in Mendon, 1947. The pioneer era clothing was in celebration of the centennial year of the pioneer's first entry into the Utah territory.
    • May Day--Utah--Mendon;
    • Past bishops of the Mendon Ward, 1973

    • Past bishops of the Mendon Ward, 1973
    • Photograph of past bishops of the Mendon Ward, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1970's. Includes (top row, left to right) Zeno H. Andersen, Fred W. Sorensen, and Stan S. Barrett, (bottom row, left to right) John O. Hughes, and Rulen C....
    • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Bishops; Clergy--Utah--Mendon; Andersen, Zeno Hans, 1913-1986; Sorensen, Fredrick William, 1915-1986; Barrett, Stanton S., 1934-1998; Hughes, John O., 1893-1973; Ladle, Rulen C., 1920-; Mormon...
    • Past bishops of the Mendon Ward, late 1940's or early 1950's

    • Past bishops of the Mendon Ward, late 1940's or early 1950's
    • Photograph of past bishops of the Mendon Ward, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1940's or 1950's. Includes (top row, left to right) Reeves Bird, Edgar Hancock, and Allen Willie, (bottom row, left to right) Henry C. (H.C.) Sorensen,...
    • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Bishops; Clergy--Utah--Mendon; Bird, Phineas Reeves, 1896-1984; Hancock, Edgar Stanley, 1891-1973; Willie, Allen LeRoy, 1890-1956; Sorensen, Henry Charles, 1886-1962; Bird, Mormon D. (Mormon Delbert),...
    • Mendon School gymnasium and stage, 1991

    • Mendon School gymnasium and stage, 1991
    • Mendon School gymnasium and stage, 1991, before demolition.
    • Elementary school buildings--Utah--Mendon; Elementary school facilities--Utah--Mendon; Photography of interiors--Utah--Mendon; Gymnasiums--Utah--Mendon; School buildings--Utah--Mendon;
    • Excavating for the new meeting house in Mendon, May 1914 (2 of 2)

    • Excavating for the new meeting house in Mendon, May 1914 (2 of 2)
    • Group of men with horses and plows digging a foundation for a church in Mendon, Utah, May 1914, including A. Baker (either Albert Marvin Baker or Albert Mowry Baker, Jr.), W. Richards, Norman V. Watkins, Joseph H. Watkins (either Jr. or Sr.), and...
    • Excavation--Utah--Mendon; Foundations--Utah--Mendon; Baker, Albert Marvin, 1879-1937; Baker, Albert Mowry, Jr., 1869-1952; Richards, W.; Watkins, Norman Victor, 1896-1968; Watkins, Joseph Hammond, Jr., 1885-1976; Watkins, Joseph Hammond, Sr.,...

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