Series 183

Governor Bamberger Administrative records, 1913-1920.

0.70 cubic foot and 8 microfilm reels

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

Historical Note

See history of the records' creator.

Summary of Records

This series is a compilation of various records pertaining to events that took place during and before Governor Bamberger's term.

Scope and Content

This series is a compilation of various events that took place during and before Governor Bamberger's term. It contains records of miscellaneous correspondence, appointments, Indian War Veterans fund, and land settlement records. It also consists of microfilmed scrapbooks of newspaper clippings of Bamberger's political happenings, prohibition, World War I, agriculture, coal shortage, railroads, and other events during his term. This series gives a taste of the important political issues facing Governor Bamberger.


Grouped by document type or subject.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Use Restrictions

These records are available for reproduction and use.

Preferred Citation

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

Acquisition Information

These records were acquired from the creating agency through established retention schedules.

Processing Information

This series was processed by Wendy Checketts in 1999. Filming was completed in 2002 and the container list updated.

Related Material

Water rights and irrigation records from the Governor Bamberger, Series 185, contain additional information on obtaining irrigable land for returning soldiers.
Indian War veterans' fund records from the Board of Examiners, Series 323, contain papers relating to the distribution of pension funds to Indian War Veterans or their widows.
Coal shortage investigation records from the Governor Bamberger, Series 21962, include more information relating to the coal shortage.

Container List

1nonenoneScrapbook, 1913-1914
2nonenoneScrapbook, Miscellaneous
3nonenoneScrapbook, 1916
4nonenoneScrapbook, 1916-1934
5nonenoneScrapbook, 1917
6nonenoneScrapbook, 1917
721Governor's contingent fund book
812Indian War Pensions
813Miscellaneous correspondence
814Political appointments
815Soldier Land Settlement