Series 83918
Capitol Commission Biennial reports

Dates: 1913-1916.

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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 report is an account of the monies used to build the State Capitol Complex. The report contains specific construction details and land procurement operations. The 1915-1916 edition includes more specific design expenditures and a small history of the construction. Pictures of various stages are also included. The report functions as the official publication of the building's construction.


Chronological by date.

Related Records

Correspondence from the Capitol Commission, Series 1132, contains correspondence from the Capitol Commission that document actions found in the biennial reports.

Bonds and contracts from the Capitol Commission, Series 1133, contains financial records cited in these biennial reports.

Minutes from the Capitol Commission, Series 11274, contains minutes of the commission that may provide more information on the records found in these biennial reports.

Photographs from the Capitol Commission, Series 11275, contains photographs of the Capitol building during its construction, which connects directly to the reported information provided in these biennial reports.

Access Restrictions

Microfiche holdings require staff assistance due to fewer reference copies. Handle masters under supervision.

Preferred Citation

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

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

The paper record in this series was processed by Jim Kichas in September 2016.

Indexing Terms

  • Public buildings--Utah.
  • Utah--Capital and capitol.

Container List

1 1 1913-1914 Report of the State Capitol Commission
1 2 1915-1916 Report of the State Capitol Commission

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