Mormon Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Utah

This image shows the world famous Tabernacle building on Temple Square in Salt Lake City, Utah. While this building was long used as a meeting place and performance center for the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, it has been at least partially replaced by the much larger and more recently built Conference Center.

A Mike Roberts Color Production, Berkeley 2, Calif.

The description states:

L. D. S. TABERNACLE

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH

Completed by the “Mormon” Pioneers in 1867, the world-famous Tabernacle on historic Temple Square has a seating capacity of 8,000 and houses on of the finest pipe organs in the world. Noted for it unique architecture and its exceptional acoustical qualities, it is used as a house of worship and for presentation of cultural concerts and nation-wide radio broadcasts.

–The choir still performs in this space after renovation in 2007. This building is also featured elsewhere on this blog.

This card likely dates from the 1950s.

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