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Helper Commercial District, Rio Hotel, 210 South Main Street, Helper, Carbon County, UT

Helper Commercial District, Rio Hotel, 210 South Main Street, Helper, Carbon County, UT

 
 
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Summary

Significance: This district represents Helper's development as a town that was primarily the result of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad and the mining of the surrounding bituminous coal fields. Helper also served as a major center for immigrants of various nationalities who came to work in the mines.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-46
Survey number: HABS UT-107-D

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Date

1933 - 1970
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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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Location

Helper (Utah)39.68350, -110.85493
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Source

Library of Congress
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html