Series 20914
Governor Rampton Inaugural records

Dates: 1961-1973.

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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

Any inauguration of a governor requires that the invitations be designed, the ceremony organized, and the inaugural address prepared. This series contains correspondence and other "planning materials" regarding Governor Rampton's 1965 inauguration, as well as his inaugural addresses from 1965, 1969, and 1973. This series also includes the certificate signed by Secretary of State Clyde Miller confirming Rampton's re-election in 1972.


Chronological by year or multiple year grouping.

Related Records

Speeches from the Governor Rampton, Series 17587, contains addition copies of Rampton's 1965 and 1969 inaugural messages, as well as "State of the State" messages and budget recommendations to the Legislature.

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 by Kira Robertson in February 2001.

Indexing Terms

  • Rampton, Calvin L., 1913-2007
  • Utah—Governors—Inaugural addresses.
  • Utah—Governors—Transition periods.

Container List

1 1 1961-1964; Sample inaugural invitations
1 2 1964; Suggested plans for inaugural
1 3 1964-1965; Correspondence
1 4 1965; Inaugural message and invitation
1 5 1969; Inaugural address
1 6 1972; Certification by Secretary of State Clyde Miller, affirming Rampton's re-election
1 7 1973; Inaugural address [NOTE: Rampton's 1973 inaugural address is incorrectly dated as 1972.]

Page Last Updated October 18, 2012.