Department of Workforce Services. Division of Administrative Services Employment and unemployment history files
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Dates: ca. 1985-1998
These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
Scope and Content
These records document the history of the agency and the state's role in creating federal unemployment programs. The records were created to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the agency and to assist in the compilation of a history of federal unemployment insurance programs. The series consists of records relating to the legislative and agency history of unemployment insurance programs in Utah. Also included in this series are drafts of Utah-related chapters for a history of federal unemployment insurance programs. The agency history was written by Rosa Phillips, a secretary with the state department of Employment Security, at the request of the agency's administrator, Barclay Gardner, ca. 1985.
Alphabetical by subject, thereunder chronological
This series is available on microfilm.
Microfiche holdings require staff assistance due to fewer reference copies. Handle masters under supervision.
Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.
Microfiche processed by Rebekkah Shaw under the National Historical Publications and Records Commission grant to the Utah State Archives and Records Services for the Utah Microfiche Backlog Project (Grant No.: NAR10-RB-50086-10). July 2010 - December 2011