Governor Matheson Appointment books
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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 a daily record of appointments that were scheduled with Governor Matheson. Appointments were kept to give order to Matheson's obligations. The Governor routinely met with representatives of various state agencies and other individuals; he frequently traveled to conferences to meet with other governors, and he often traveled to Washington, D.C., to meet with federal officials. Within each appointment book, each day is divided into half-hour blocks. Entries include information on whom the Governor was meeting, where, when, and the intended discussion topic for the meeting.
Chronological by date.
Schedules from the Governor Matheson, Series 4464, provide Matheson's daily agenda as well as correspondence relating to invitations accepted and declined by the Governor.
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 microfilmed in March 2004 and the hard copy kept because of the intrinsic value of the papers. It was processed by Kira Robertson in February 2002.
- Matheson, Scott M., 1929-1990.
- Utah—Politics and government.
- Appointment books.