Governor Bangerter Campaign clippings
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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 compilation of photocopies on news clippings covers the campaign activities of incumbent Governor Norman Bangerter (Republican); his Democratic opponent Ted Wilson; and his independent opponent, Merrill Cook from January 1988 through July 1988. The clippings illustrate press perception of candidate standing in the polls and candidate views on taxation and budget, fund-raising, development, health care, education, and other issues of the campaign.
Chronological by month, thereunder by candidate. Undated material appears at the beginning.
Undated material appears at the beginning.
News clippings from the Governor Bangerter, Series 11903, include clippings on the campaign as well as other topics from both Bangerter's terms as 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.
These records were brought to the Archives by former Governor Bangerter in September 1999. Archival processing was completed by A.C. Cone in December 1999. Filming was completed in March 2001 with the paper copies discarded following filming.
- Bangerter, Norman H. (Norman Howard), 1933-.
- Campaign funds—Utah.