Series 4596
Bingham Canyon (Utah) Candidate petitions

Dates: 1951-1957.

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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 series consists of eighteen petitions for candidacy for city offices in Bingham Canyon. The series is maintained in order to document nominations of candidates for city offices. The nomination of candidates for city offices in Bingham Canyon was done pursuant to the regulations of Utah Code, 20-3-38. The petitions are accompanied by statements of candidacy signed by the candidate and showing his name and address, the filing date, election date, signature of notary public, and office for which the person is a candidate. The petitions include similar information to that found in the statement of candidacy in addition to the signatures and addresses of electors and a statement that the person nominated is of good moral character.


Chronological by date of filing.

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

Processed by Paul G. C. Smith in 1995. This series was microfilmed in April 1996 and the originals were destroyed to preserve storage space.

Indexing Terms

  • Municipal government—Utah—Bingham Canyon.
  • Elections—Utah—Bingham Canyon.
  • Elections—Utah—Bingham Canyon.
  • Elections—Utah—Bingham Canyon.

Container List

1 1 1951 Joseph Timothy, 4 yr. Councilman
1 2 1953 Ralph A. Murano, Mayor; Bob Jumas, City Council; Ross M. Cushing, 4 yr. Councilman
1 3 1953 Joe Dispenza, Mayor; Donald J. Byrne, Councilman; Joe Tangaro, 4 yr. Councilman
1 4 1955 George L. West, City Councilman; Marlin R. Schultz, City Councilman; Donald J. Byrne, City Councilman
1 5 1955 John Tangaro, City Councilman; Ralph A. Murano, City Councilman; Dean J. Ham, City Councilman; Harold F. Chesler, City Councilman
1 6 1957 Ross Cushing, City Councilman; Ross M. Cushing, City Councilman; Joe Dispenza, Mayor; John Tangers, City Councilman

Page Last Updated October 18, 2012.