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Smoot, Reed O., House

Provo, Utah
County of Utah.
National Register Number: 75001831
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2006.
Congressional District: UT-3 Certified Local Government: YES

Statement of Significance (as of designation - December 8, 1976):
This Landmark was Smoot's residence from 1892 until his death in 1941. Smoot, a United States Senator (1903-33), was a staunch advocate of protective tariffs. The Hawley-Smoot Tariff (1930) raised import duties to an all-time high and invited retaliation by other nations, actions which most scholars believe exacerbated the Great Depression.

Condition:
This NHL is not open to the public. The house is in good condition and well maintained.

No changes since the last reporting period.


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