"This Is The Place" Monument,
Salt Lake City, Utah
This $300,000 monument commemorates the arrival of "Mormon" pioneers into the Great Salt Lake Valley July 24, 1847.
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Overlooking Salt Lake City, Utah
This monument is erected near the pioneer trail where Brigham Young, after first viewing the Great Salt Lake Valley on July 24, 1847, uttered the historic statement, "This is the place." The monument commemorates the arrival of the early explorers, trappers and pioneers.
Color by Joseph Muench