Latter Day Saints (Mormon) Church


Elizabeth Ruffner Unknown buc1070pp.jpg BU-C-1070 Color 1402-1070-0016 buc1070pp Print 3x5 Historic Photographs c. 1989 Reproduction requires permission. Digital images property of SHM Library & Archives


Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, located in Chino Valley. Construction began in 1919 and completed in 1924. This is the original Latter Day Saints Church, located on Highway 89 and Center Street. Prescott stonemason Oscar Newell Despain (b. 1863 - d. 1946) contributed to the construction. The church was built from local granite. Photograph taken by Elisabeth Ruffner. Additional photographs can be viewed.


To purchase this image please click on the NOTIFY US button and we will contact you with details

Notify Us

The process for online purchase of usage rights to this digital image is under development. To order this image, CLICK HERE to send an email request for details. Refer to the ‘Usage Terms & Conditions’ page for specific information. A signed “Permission for Use” contract must be completed and returned. Written permission from Sharlot Hall Museum is required to publish, display, or reproduce in any form whatsoever, including all types of electronic media including, but not limited to online sources, websites, Facebook Twitter, or eBooks. Digital files of images, text, sound or audio/visual recordings, or moving images remain the property of Sharlot Hall Museum, and may not be copied, modified, redistributed, resold nor deposited with another institution. Sharlot Hall Museum reserves the right to refuse reproduction of any of its materials, and to impose such conditions as it may deem appropriate. For certain scenarios, the price for personal usage of the digital content is minimal; CLICK HERE to download the specific form for personal usage. For additional information, contact the Museum Library & Archives at 928-445-3122 ext. 14 or email: