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The Hotel Utah juts aganist the sky in early photo, which captures on film, trolley and horse and buggy near the hotel. This photo ran in the paper's Sept. 26, 1976 edition.

On June 9, 1911, the Hotel Utah opened and became one of the state's premier hotels. Now known as the Joseph Smith Memorial Building, a multi-day celebration will mark the building's centennial anniversary. This gallery includes photos of the building from the Deseret News archives through the years.