Table of Contents
Collection Overview +/-
Collection Inventory +/-
Box 1: Miscellaneous and Photographs
Fd 1 UCC Condensed Balance Sheet: 1931
Fd 2 Joint Work Earnings: 1941
Fd 3 Financial Statements- UCC: Oct. 31, 1942
Fd 4 Letter from Hank Lawler regarding Hetch Hetchy Dam, includes photos
Fd 5 Newspaper cartoon of W. H. Wattis
Fd 6 Article from Salt Lake Telegram regarding Hoover Dam: March 5, 1931
Fd 7 Union Oil Bulletin: February, October 1931 re: Hoover Dam
Fd 8 Western Construction News: April 10, 1931
Fd 9 California Journal of Development: April 1931
Fd 10 The Reclamation Era: July 1936
Fd 11 Fortune: August 1943
Fd 12 Fortune: September 1943
Fd 13 Photograph: Black Canyon
Fd 14 Photograph: W. H. Wattis
Fd 15 Photograph: Hank Lawler
Fd 16 Photograph: Western Pacific Railroad (men on train)
Fd 17 Photograph: Western Pacific Railroad (men in tunnel)
Fd 18 Photograph: Western Pacific Railroad (steam shovel)
Box 2: Photographs
Fd 1 Photograph: Western Pacific Railroad (W. H. Wattis on horse)
Fd 2 Photograph: Western Pacific Railroad (W. H. Wattis)
Fd 3 Photograph: Western Pacific Railroad (men outside tunnel)
Fd 4 Photograph: Western Pacific Railroad (men at camp)
Fd 5 Las Vegas Evening Review-Journal: January 15, 1932
Fd 6 Las Vegas Evening Review-Journal Progress Edition: January 15, 1932
Fd 7 Photograph: W. H. Wattis
Fd 8 Photograph: Black Canyon
Fd 9 Photograph: Hoover Dam
Box 3: Scrapbooks
Fd 1 Western Pacific Railroad Scrapbook
Fd 2 Western Pacific Railroad Scrapbook
Box 4: Artifacts
Fd 1 Memorial Memoriam from Utah Construction Company about William Henry Wattis.
Fd 2 Photograph (16 x 10, Black and White) Dinner to Governor William Spry by his staff, Alta Club, January 2, 1917. Includes a copy of the photograph in the Salt Lake Tribune identifying the people.
Fd 3 The formal dress worn by Marie Wattis at the dinner for Governor Spry: January 2, 1917.
Content Description +/-
Inventory of Patricia Johnson Collection. This collection contains information on Utah Construction Company including photographs of the building of the Western Pacific Railroad and Hoover Dam. The additions include a dress worn by Marie Wattis during a dinner with Governor William Spry.
Collection Use +/-
Restrictions on Access:
Open to public research.
Administrative Information +/-
This collection is arrranged by subject group.
donated by Patricia Johnson and Margaret Bunning from the Estate of Dorothy Hetzel, 2003
This collection was processed by a Special Collections processor.
Collection materials are in English.
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008
Language of the Finding Aid:
Finding guide is in English in Latin script.
Author of the Finding Aid:
EAD Creation Date:
Finding aid based on DACS (Describing Archives: A Content Standard).
Utah Construction Company
Wattis, William H.