Governor Leavitt Time capsule records
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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
An agency history is available.
Scope and Content
These records document a millennial time capsule placed in the State Capitol Building for unsealing on the first day of the legislative session in 2100. The records include a listing of recipients of the book "Keepers of the Flame: Millennial Letters from Utah's Leaders"; correspondence on gathering the documents included in the time capsule; correspondence, speeches and news coverage in conjunction with placing the capsule in the south staircase of the state capitol building on Leavitt's inauguration on statehood day 4 January 2001; copies of letters included in the time capsule; and an ashwood box from uproooted trees on the capitol lawn following the tornado of 1999 which encases a copy of the book "Keepers of the Flame: Millennial Letters from Utah's Leaders."
By document type.
Photographs from the Governor Leavitt, Series 25232, for photos of placing of the time capsule
This series was transferred by the Utah State Archives by the governor's office administrator Michael Smith.
This series is classified as Public.
Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.
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