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Utah -- Politics and government

Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 81 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas L. Kane correspondence with George Q. Cannon, 1859-1884

 Sub-Series — Box 15: Series 3 [31197232550779]
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 8
Scope and Contents Contains letters of correspondence between Thomas L. Kane and George Q. Cannon. Many of the letters were sent by Cannon from Washington, D.C. and Salt Lake City, Utah as he served as chief political strategist for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They were received by Kane in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Letters date between 1859 to 1884, the majority of which date between 1874 to 1878.

Thomas L. Kane correspondence with other Mormons, 1846-1882

 Sub-Series — Box 16: Series 3 [31197232550787]
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 9

Thomas L. Kane legislative drafts on Utah statehood, approximately 1849-1872

 Sub-Series — Box 14: Series 3 [31197232550761]
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains legislative drafts regarding Utah statehood. Materials date between approximately 1849 and 1872.

William M. Timmins papers

 File — Folder 1: [31197231046324]
Identifier: MSS 1304
Scope and Contents Concerns the in-fighting and political strategies employed prior to the passage of executive branch reorganization bills S.B. 127, 169, and 170 in the Utah Legislature. Also includes holograph minutes and notes pertaining to said bills. Letters are between Timmins and Kenneth C. Olson, Utah State Planning Coordinator.

Utah County Democratic Women scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1: [31197225522769]
Identifier: MSS 3063
Scope and Contents The scrapbook includes meeting minutes, agendas, programs, invitations, photographs, and newspaper clippings from the organizations activities, collected between 2000 and 2001.

Legislative budget committee

 Collection — Box 1: [31197231038792]
Identifier: MSS 36
Overview The collection contains typewritten budget committee reports and newspaper clippings between 1943-1946. These items include records of staff meetings, 1944-1945; the proposed program 1945-1947; the Utah Engineers' Association; engineering positons and salaries; and recommendations affecting budget of the Tax Commission, 1945-1946.

Philip T. Van Zile letters received

 File — Folder 1: [31197233282661]
Identifier: Vault MSS 19
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letters, dated 28 Dec. 1880 and 11 March 1882, sent by W. E. Curtis and Eli H. Murray respectively. Curtis asks Van Zile to send him news reports. Murray, governor of Utah Territory, asks Van Zile for advice concerning the Utah legislative session, 1881-1882.

Vivian N. Jensen political papers, 1980-1991

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3723 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains letters, photographs, newspaper clippings, a few journal entries, and other campaign material for Vivian N. Jensen. Materials date from between 1980 and 1991.

Joseph Robinson Walker papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1783
Scope and Contents Account books, correspondence, newspaper clippings, a reminiscence of Walker's participation in the Walker War against the Ute Indians in 1853, certificates, legislative acts passed by the Utah Legislature, and minutes of meetings. The materials deal largely with the Walker banking, mining, and business interests in Utah. The correspondence are to and from family members and deal largely with family and business matters.

Daniel H. Wells letter

 File — Folder 1: [31197230318682]
Identifier: MSS SC 2003
Scope and Contents One handwritten letter to Frank Fuller, acting governor of Utah, regarding two acts of the Utah legislature. The acts were a "Memorial to Congress for semi-weekly mail service from Fillmore to San Bernadino, Cal." and a "Memorial to Congress for an Act authorizing treaties with Indians, and the extinguishment of the Indian titles." These items were forwarded to Fuller for his "action."