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Politics & government--Ogden (Utah)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Elizabeth A. Vance: A Register To Her Collection

Identifier: MS-119

This collection of papers relates the long and successful career of Elizabeth A. Vance in local, state and national Democratic Party politics. It is more than a personal history of Mrs. Vance’s political activities, however. It is also a chapter in the history of the Democratic Party in Weber County and the state of Utah since World War II.

Dates: 1940 - 1984

Harmon Peery Photograph

Identifier: P-230
Abstract Contains copy of newspaper article and Photo of Harmon Peery dated 10/16/34 with writing: “Mayor Proposes Lottery to Swell Treasury. Pictured above is Mayor Harmon W. Peery, of Ogden, Utah, who proposes to pay off the city’s huge bonded debt and to provide for public improvements and charitable purposes by holding a weekly lottery under municipal auspices—with a new automobile as grand prize each week. Under the mayor’s plan, the car would cost the city some $700 and $1,000,000 would be...
Dates: 1934

Kiesel Family Photograph Collection

Identifier: P-047
Abstract Photographs of the Friedrich Johann Kiesel (Fred J.) family. Kiesel,b. 1851 - d. 1919, was a prominent early Ogden, Utah businessman and the first non-Mormon mayor of Ogden. Photographs in this collection are of his parents, Louise B. and Friedrich C. Kiesel, and his brother, Henry Kiesel and his wife. These photographs were taken in the Kiesels’ homeland of Germany. Also included is a photograph of Friedrich J. Kiesel, ca. 1900 and a copy of an article, “Kiesel Started First Major...
Dates: 1900

League of Women Voters- Weber County Collection

Identifier: MS-241

This collection contains the records of the Weber County Chapter of the League of Women Voters. It also includes some state and national information. The records are divided first by categories and then alphabetically.

Dates: 1960 - 2000

Lorin Farr Photograph

Identifier: P-240

Raymond S. Wright Manuscript and Photograph Collection

Identifier: MS-306

A collection and personal and work photographs and papers. The first half of the collection is Manuscripts with personal papers followed by work papers. The second half is photographs with personal photographs followed by work photographs. There is a note on each folder as to where the corresponding photographs or manuscripts are located. The collection was kept in original order.

Dates: 1890 - 1990

Thomas McKay Farewell

Identifier: MSS-456
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined