Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 27474

District Court (Second District) Bar dockets

Dates: 1888-1893.

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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

These court dockets primarily include criminal matters, but also a few civil matters. Information is listed by court term and includes file number, and names of litigants and attorneys. Most cases involve the United States of America vs. a litigant and most attorneys are listed as the U.S. attorney, usually unnamed. Cases are divided into categories: Civil causes, Territorial criminal causes, and U.S. criminal causes. In addition to the docket, the final book also contains notes about court that have been written in pencil and then crossed out.

Arrangement

Numerical by file number.

Related Records

Criminal case files from the District Court (Second District), Series 24291, may contain the criminal case files cited in these docket books.

Civil case files from the District Court (Second District), Series 24293, may contain the civil case files cited in these docket books.

Custody History

This book was transferred to the State Archives from the 5th District Court in Beaver County in May 2010.

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

This series was processed by Jim Kichas in April 2011.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL VOLUME DESCRIPTION
1 6 1888-1892
2 6 1888-1892
3 6 1888-1892