Watkins-Coleman House

5 E. Main St., Midway, Utah

Photos 

Historic American Buildings Survey, P. Kent Fairbanks, Photographer August, 1968 SOUTH AND WEST ELEVATIONS.

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

This is one of the early polygamist adobe houses in Utah, maintained in excellent condition throughout its existence. Family home of former Senator Arthur V. Watkins of Utah. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 14, 1971
Reference number
71000858
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant year
1869

Tags 

19th Century (36,828)
Brick (42,459)
Built 1869 (316)
Built during 1860s (3,649)
House (27,040)
John Watkins (6)
Midway, Utah (13)
Private owner (54,396)
Sandstone (4,862)
Stone (26,162)
Utah (1,424)
Wasatch County, Utah (36)

Update Log 

  • May 17, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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