Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 19625

Castle Gate Relief Fund Committee Financial statements

Dates: i 1924-1936.

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

This series contains financial statements of the Castle Gate Relief Fund Committee, a committee appointed by Governor Mabey to oversee the distribution of subscribed money after the Castle Gate mine explosion in March 1924. The statements begin in 1924 and end in 1936 when the fund was exhausted and the committee disbanded.

The first group consists of statements of cash receipts and disbursement to individual recipients of the fund and also to physicians. There are also quarterly balance sheets with fund totals.

The ledgers record each individual payment to widow or guardian. Also included are bank transactions.

Four individuals left expense account receipts which cover travel and accommodation expenses, and in the case of Annie Palmer, the social worker's fee.

Arrangement

Alphabetical by document type.

Related Records

Minutes from the Castle Gate Relief Fund Committee, Series 1207, further document the work of the Committee in distributing monies.

Correspondence from the Castle Gate Relief Fund Committee, Series 19423, details the communication regarding the fund.

Reports from the Castle Gate Relief Fund Committee, Series 19624, further document the work of the Committee in distributing monies.

Case files from the Castle Gate Relief Fund Committee, Series 19626, trace the condition of fund recipients.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Gaps in Series

There are no statements of cash receipts and disbursements for Jan. 1933 to July 1935.

Processing Note

The expense account receipts were originally mixed in the correspondence series. Processing was completed by M.Call in December 1997. Filming was completed in 2002 and the inventory updated.

Indexing Terms

  • Disaster Victims—Utah—Carbon County.

Container List

REEL BOX FOLDER DESCRIPTION
1 1 1 Expense Account; for John A. Mathis and Annie Palmer
1 1 2 Expense Account; for Eugene Santschi and Mrs. C. H. Stevenson
1 1 3 Ledgers; A-C
1 1 4 Ledgers; D-G
1 1 5 Ledgers; H-I
1 1 6 Ledgers; K-M
1 1 7 Ledgers; N-Q
1 1 8 Ledgers; R
1 1 9 Ledgers; S-U
1 1 10 Ledgers; V-Z
1 1 11 Statements of Cash Receipts and Disbursements; 1925, Feb.-Dec.
1 1 12 Statements of Cash Receipts and Disbursements; 1926 Jan- Dec.
1 1 13 Statements of Cash Receipts and Disbursements; 1927 Jan.-Dec.
1 1 14 Statements of Cash Receipts and Disbursements; 1928 Jan.-Dec.
1 1 15 Statements of Cash Receipts and Disbursements; 1929 Jan.-Dec.
1 1 16 Statements of Cash Receipts and Disbursements; 1930, Jan.-Dec.
1 1 17 Statements of Cash Receipts and Disbursements; 1931 Jan.-Dec.
1 1 18 Statements of Cash Receipts and Disbursements; 1932 Jan.-Dec.
1 1 19 Statements of Cash Receipts and Disbursements; 1935 Aug-1936 Feb.