Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 26344

Sevier County (Utah). Water Commission Minutes

Dates: 1882-1896.

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

Scope and Content

In 1880 the Territorial Legislature passed an act establishing and regulating water rights (Laws of the Territory of Utah 1880, Chapter 20). The Legislature appointed the Selectmen of each county to act as a Water Commission to generally oversee the distribution and use of water within their county. The minutes of the Sevier County Water Commission document the commission's existence from 1882-1886.

Arrangement

Chronological.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

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.

Processing Note

Some microfiche is of poor quality (faded).

Processing Note

Microfiche processed by Rebekkah Shaw under the National Historical Publications and Records Commission grant to the Utah State Archives and Records Services for the Utah Microfiche Backlog Project (Grant No.: NAR10-RB-50086-10). July 2010 - December 2011

Container List

FICHE-SET DESCRIPTION
1 1882-1886