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Political Campaigns

Subject Source: Cclanarrow

Found in 147 Collections and/or Records:

Record of Juab County

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233283958]
Identifier: Vault MSS 105
Scope and Contents

Handwritten list of names to be placed on the ballot of first election of Juab County, Utah, to be held on 1 Aug. 1852.

Dates: 1852

Amos Reed letter

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233284071]
Identifier: Vault MSS 108
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 1864, written in Salt Lake City, Utah, and addressed to "all who shall see these presents." Reed affirms that Jacob G. Bigler has been elected probate judge in Juab County, Utah.

Dates: 1864

Republican National Convention, Kansas City, Missouri materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5994

Materials referring to the Republican National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri, 1976.

Dates: Other: 1976

Republican Party tickets

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7464

The National Union tickets are tickets for Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson in the 1864 election.

Dates: 1864

Preston D. Richards papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1993

The collection consists of papers regarding the life of Preston D. Richards. The collection has correspondence, newspaper clippings, certificates, photographs and other papers. It specifically deals with his life in terms of his business, church, and personal relations. The collection dates 1894-1970.

Dates: 1894-1970

George W. Romney personal papers

Identifier: MSS 7610
Scope and Contents note Contains photographs, newspaper clippings, and speeches given by Romney. The photographs and newspaper clippings document events he went to while campaigning. There are speeches about the motor industry, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and other topics that Romney faced during his professional life. The collection also contains some plaques. Contains documents from Romney's volunteerism, the Philadelphia Summit, and the American Motors Corporation. Includes some church...
Dates: approximately 1943-2007

Salt Lake City election tickets

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230339886]
Identifier: MSS 62

The folder contains a printed election ticket for Salt Lake City, Utah in 1860 and a State of Deseret People's ticket for Salt Lake County, Utah in 1868. These items list candidates for various city and county offices.

Dates: 1860-1868

Frederick William Seward autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230324995]
Identifier: MSS SC 2562
Scope and Contents

Typewritten excerpt taken from a "memo of his life and selections from his letters 1861-1872." Seward writes about coming to Utah by train and describes what he saw in Salt Lake City. He met the president of the Mormon Church, Brigham Young (1801-1877), and relates what Young said about Mormon polygamy.

Dates: approximately 1870

Joseph Smith, Jr. note

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233290821]
Identifier: Vault MSS 430
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed note dated 24 April 1844. The item states, "Due the bearer Isaac Chase one hundred dollars on demand." The funds might have been a loan for Smith's campaign to be president of the United States.

Dates: 1844 April 24

Samuel H. B. Smith speech

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230336213]
Identifier: MSS 1045
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a printed speech given at a "populust rally at the Salt Lake Theatre, October 27th 1899."

Dates: 1899