Birth and Death Research Guides Updated

Gina Strack Research Guides 2 Comments

Research Guides related to finding birth and death records for Utah both historical and current have been updated, including confirmed contact information and records availability. Birth Records Obtaining Birth Records (less than 100 years old) Death records Obtaining Death Records (less than 50 years old) On a related note, the Utah State Archives is currently finalizing free online access to …

Newly Processed: June & July 2010

Gina Strack Finding Aids

All public records at the Utah State Archives are accessible through the Research Center. However, once processed the records are easier to use with proper storage and fuller descriptions, including online series inventories. The following list includes record series that were processed during the months of June & July 2010: Department of Community and Culture. Division of State History Record …

Court Record Guides Updated

Gina Strack Research Guides

What began as an effort to update some county probate court information, eventually overhauled two research guides: Probate Records – List of records updated and separated by originating courts with concurrent jurisdiction (during the territorial period). Adoption Records – Expanded to include a list of records based on descriptions and appropriate dates (more than 100 years ago), also linked Utah …

Holiday Closures

Gina Strack News and Events

The Research Center will be closed Monday, July 5, 2010  for Independence Day. Normal hours of 8:30 a.m. – 5: 30 p.m. will resume Tuesday, July 6, 2010. As Pioneer Day (July 24) falls on a Saturday, the Research Center will not be closing in observance. State offices that are normally open on Fridays will be closed Friday, July 23, …

Newly Processed: May 2010

Gina Strack Finding Aids

All public records at the Utah State Archives are accessible through the Research Center. However, once processed the records are easier to use with proper storage and fuller descriptions, including online series inventories. The following list includes record series that were processed during the month of May 2010: Beaver County (Utah). County Clerk Death record, 1881-1949. District Court (Third District …

Records of Gov. Olene S. Walker Now Online

Gina Strack Digital Archives, News and Events

For immediate release. The Utah State Archives and Records Service has added the records of former Governor Olene Walker to the Governors of Utah Digital Collection. This collection now includes more than 70,000 items of former Governors Michael O. Leavitt (1993-2003) and Olene S. Walker (2003-2004). Governor Walker served for just over a year, however these records show the “footprints” …

Newly Processed: April 2010

Gina Strack Finding Aids

All public records at the Utah State Archives are accessible through the Research Center. However, once processed the records are easier to use with proper storage and fuller descriptions, including online series inventories. The following list includes record series that were processed during the month of April 2010: Garland (Utah) Council minutes, 1908-[ongoing] Governor (2009- : Herbert) State boards and …

More Records Online from Governor Olene S. Walker

Gina Strack Digital Archives

Since the availability of Press Releases, record series for Speeches and Official Statements, Executive Correspondence and Constituent Correspondence have been added online. Newspaper Clippings (Series 25844) are in active production and Photographs (Series 25851) are currently being scanned from prints.

Utah Administrative Code for 2010

Gina Strack News and Events

The 2010 edition for the Utah Administrative Code, as compiled and annotated by Lexis-Nexis has arrived and is available in the Research Center. The most current version of rules are maintained online. Past issues, with some gaps, are kept permanently in the Utah State Archives under Series 83623. There is also a Research Guide for Administrative Rules, which explains how …