Series 245
Governor Thomas Correspondence

Dates: 1874-1892.

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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 is a miscellany of correspondence to Territorial Governor Arthur Lloyd Thomas and his personal staff. The correspondence was received from federal officials, governors, and the general public as well as from friends and family regarding activities and duties of the governor. Also included are letters from 1915 and 1918, more than two decades after his tenure as territorial governor.


Chronological by year.

Custody History

Box indicates the records were a gift from Mrs. A.L. Thomas III.

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

The series contains a few scattered letters to Governor Thomas including two letters from 1915 and 1918. Wendy Checketts processed this series in May 2001

Indexing Terms

  • Legislation—Utah.
  • Governors—Utah.
  • Utah—Politics and government.

Container List

1 1 1874-1887
1 2 1888-1889
1 3 1890
1 4 1891
1 5 1892
1 6 1915, 1918

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