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Provo (Utah) -- Politics and government

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Mark Anderson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2807
Abstract Includes Anderson's personal and professional papers relating to wildlife, conservation, municipal utilities, mayoral terms, and politics in Utah from the 1930s to 1950s. Collection includes newspaper clippings, annual reports, statistical studies of public power, magazines, speeches, correspondence, and official government documents. Also contains a biography, written in 2003, entitled Mark, Arlene & Lillian: A History, by Roberta Ord Anderson, a family and professional history of Mark...
Dates: approximately 1931-2003

Lewis K. Billings papers

 Collection — Box 34: [Barcode: 31197239256446]
Identifier: MSS 7787
Scope and Contents

Contents include scrapbooks, letters, reports, and other professional papers that document Lewis K. Billings' time as mayor of Provo Utah. These consist of his campaign to be mayor, his terms in office, and his dealings during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Materials date from 1990 to 2009.

Dates: 1990-2009

Department of Political Science records

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232489788]
Identifier: MSS 581
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings, surveys, articles, reports, brochures, and statements that were collected by the Political Science Department of Brigham Young University. The materials relate to the issues involved in "Proposition Nr. 1" which would repeal the "council-manager" form of government for the city of Provo, Utah.

Dates: 1959-1961

Walter S. Hedquist papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2130

The Walter Hedquist papers include various business and legal records as well as Hedquist's personal papers. The papers are also connected with Alex Hedquist, Walter’s father. Collection also includes certificates, postcards, a painting, and player piano music.

Dates: approximately 1918-1981

Jordan Tanner addendum, approximately 1931-2018, bulk: approximately 1996-2012

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2257 Series 7
Scope and Contents Contains reports, correspondence, newspapers, memorabilia, and graphic materials related to the professional activities of Jordan Tanner as a Foreign Service Officer, member of the Utah State Legislature, and member of the Provo Energy Board. Most reports, memorandums, and memorabilia are related to either the Utah Capitol Restoration Project: a bill sponsored and successfully passed by Jordan Tanner during his years in the legislature, or projects completed for the International Visitor...
Dates: approximately 1931-2018; Majority of material found within approximately 1996-2012

Lewis K. Billings professional papers, 1990-2009

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7787 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Professional papers pertaining to Billings' mayoral candidacy, correspondence, and Church service in the Provo Utah Central Stake. Dated 1990 to 2009.

Dates: 1990-2009

Lewis K. Billings scrapbooks, 1997-2009

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7787 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contents include Lewis Billings scrapbooks of the 2002 Winter Olympics in Utah while Billings was in office as mayor. Dated 1997-2009.

Dates: 1997-2009

Clark Newell papers

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230329549]
Identifier: MSS SC 2913
Scope and Contents

Includes a report concerning the Provo City Water Works and Sewer departments, 1929; correspondence; financial papers; a compilation of articles by N. L. Wilson concerning Utah Lake, 1932; and printed and other items relating primarily to water works.

Dates: 1925-1942

Terry James Oldroyd papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1875
Scope and Contents

Letters, speeches, newspaper clippings, legal documents, memorabilia, and 11 photographs. The materials relate to Oldroyd's term as Mormon bishop of the Provo 6th ward and his work as autitor of Provo, Utah.

Dates: 1938-1978

Oral history interview with Kathryn Allen, 2012 December 7

 Item — Volume MSS OH 5293: Series 52
Identifier: MSS 7752 Series 52
Scope and Contents

Interview of Kathryn Allen administered by Redd Center intern Sara Zabriskie for their "Historic Downtown Provo Oral History Project." Topics discussed in this interview include her childhood visiting Provo, along with her service to the Provo Parks and Recreation Department and the Covey Center. Materials dated December 7, 2012.

Dates: 2012 December 7