Series 22500
Governor Bangerter Campaign clippings

Dates: 1988.

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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

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.

Related Records

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.

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

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.

Indexing Terms

  • Bangerter, Norman H. (Norman Howard), 1933-.
  • Campaign funds—Utah.
  • Utah—Governors—Election.

Container List

1 1988

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