June 22, 2008

Chapter 4 (Angel Falling Softly)


"A" marks the spot. A block west and north of Eagle Gate Plaza is Temple Square. The silver dome is the roof of the Salt Lake Tabernacle. Directly to its right is the Salt Lake Temple.

In 2000, the Mormon church purchased the one block section of South Main Street directly to the east of Temple Square, expanding the original "square" into a rectangular plaza that includes the Joseph Smith Memorial Building (previously the Hotel Utah) and the Church Office Building, the large structure bordering East North Temple.

The ZCMI Center Mall has since been demolished to make way for the City Creek Center project. Ken Garff Mercedes is located six blocks south on South State Street. deCODE genetics is a real company, based in Reykjavík, Iceland.

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