Governor Maw Scrapbooks
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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
An agency history is available.
Scope and Content
This series contains two separate scrapbooks relating to Governor Maw and his administration. The first scrapbook contains newspaper clippings associated with the Governor's campaign and election, his inauguration ceremony and some of the activities of his administration between 1941 and 1943. The second scrapbook details Utah's part in the national rationing effort during World War II. Clippings detail efforts made by both the citizens of Utah, and their government to ration certain critical items including food, gas and rubber.
Chronological by date.
Correspondence from the Governor Maw, Series 221, provides more information on the activities of the Matheson administration.
Defense agencies correspondence from the Governor Maw, Series 21911, offers more information related to Utah's involvement in the national war effort.
This series is classified as Public.
Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.
This series was processed by James Kichas in August, 2003.
|1||General Information Scrapbook; 1940 - 1943|
|2||Rationing Scrapbook; 1944 - 1946|