Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 19671

Utah Expositions Commission Minutes

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 series consists of three sets of documents: the minutes of the Expositions Commission and the minutes of the two sub-commissions, the San Diego Executive Commission and the San Francisco Executive Commission. The San Diego Executive Commission was responsible for Utah State's presence at the Panama-California Exposition, and the San Francisco Executive Commission was responsible for the State's presence at the Panama-Pacific Exposition. The minutes of the Expositions Commission also include copies of final reports produced by the Commission. The Minutes document the activities undertaken by the Commissions in attempts to best promote the State's resources at the Expositions, including the construction of a building in each location and through exhibits.

Arrangement

Alphabetical by name of Commission.

Related Records

Correspondence and subject files from the Utah Expositions Commission, Series 1199, contain letters, photographs, exhibit information and other items which relate directly to the items discussed at the meetings.

Financial records from the Utah Expositions Commission, Series 19670, note various financial expenditures discussed in the Minutes.

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

This series was processed in 1998 by Arlene Schmuland.

Indexing Terms

  • Utah Expositions Commission—Management.
  • Panama-California Exposition (1915: San Diego, Calif.)
  • Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915: San Francisco, Calif.)

Container List

BOX FOLDER DESCRIPTION
1 1 Expositions Commission; 1913-1916
1 2 San Diego Executive Committee; 1914-1915
1 3 San Francisco Executive Committee; 1914-1916