J: Oct-Nov. 16, 1915; n.d.


J: Oct-Nov. 16, 1915; n.d.


Series: 2941

Agency: Governor (1909-1917: Spry)

Caption: J: Oct-Nov. 16, 1915; n.d.

Title: Joseph Hillstrom Correspondence

Source Container: Reel 2

Archival Context: Series 2941 | Governor (1909-1917: Spry) | Joseph Hillstrom Correspondence | J: Oct-Nov. 16, 1915; n.d.

Date-Original: 1915-10-16

Date-Digital: 2015

Type: Text

Format: Image/jpeg

Converstion Specifications: Mekel Technology Mach V Microfilm Roll Scanner. Quantum Scan and Quantum Process at 400 PPI, processed with Adobe Photoshop CS6 (crop, tonal range and resize to 150 PPI) and saved as JPEG.

Language: eng

Rights Management: Digital Image created in 2015 by the Utah State Archives, which is the custodian of the original records from the Governor (1909-1917: Spry).

Holding.Institution: Utah State Archives

Finding Aid: http://archives.utah.gov/research/inventories/2941.html

Directory: 02941001034

Subject: Hill, Joe, 1879-1915; Industrial Workers of the World; United States. President (1913-1921 : Wilson); Murder--Utah; Criminals--Utah; Labor movement--Utah;

Abstract: As chief executive officer of the state, the governor has the authority to commute the sentences of those convicted of crimes. The conviction and execution of Joseph Hillstrom (Joe Hill) became one of the most controversial criminal cases in Utah history; it generated national and international interest. Correspondence is in the form of letters, postcards, and telegrams.

Project Portal: "The State of Utah vs. Joe Hill" at http://archives.utah.gov/digital/joe-hill.html

Repository: Home

Source: From: J: Oct-Nov. 16, 1915; n.d.

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