This series contains items from the French Merci Train presented to the State of Utah from the people of France in 1949. Among the gifts preserved in the series are books, artwork, various medals, and cloth stars, hand embroidered with French and American place names.; None.; This series has no systematic arrangement, except that the books and artwork are stored separately from the rest of the artifacts.; Historical Note; Research Note; French Merci Train gifts.; [Art print by E. L. Cousyn under glass]; La France De Louis XIV par Peirre Gaxotte; Le Forces De L'industry par Louis Bourdeau; Les Plus Belles Cathedrales De France, L'abbe J.-J. Bourasse; En Normandie: De La Dives Au Mont-Saint-Michel; Images Bretonnes; Fais ce que Dois, Charles Simond; Le HuetiFme Arrondissement: Souvenirs D'hier et D'aujourd'hui; Richesses De Vaucluse; La Vierge Et L'enfant Dans L'art Frantais, Maurice Vloberg; Le Miroir, 7 Janvier 1917 - 30 DTcembre 1917; ""Interpretation of the Emblem of the United States"" [colored wood block print by R. Louis and A. Herry]; Cent Beaux Aspects Du RTseau P. L. M. [A Hundred Fine Views Around the Line P. L. M.]; Jeanne D'Arc par Gabriel Hanotaux; Le Visage de la France; L'ami Fritz par Erckmann-Chatrian; Amiens 1914-1918, Albert Chatelle; Le MusTe D'Art: Histoire GTnTrale de l'Art au Nine SiFcle; [Hand-beaded hat]; [Commemorative silver medal in a case, ""Reconaissance De L'Association Des Mutiles Des Yeux De France & Des Colonies""]; [Commemorative silver standing medallion, ""Napoleon I""]; [Leaf-shaped brass clip]; [World War I ribbon and medal, ""Republique Francaise, 1914,1917""]; [18 Cloth stars embroidered with French and American place names, ""Echery"", ""Chicago"", ""Lille"", ""Rombach"", ""Alsace"", ""New York"", ""Paris"", ""Akron"", etc.]
Politics, Government, and Law; Legislation—Utah.; Legislation—Utah.; Governors—Utah.; Utah—Politics and government.; UMAbroad--Politics, Government, and Law
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Correspondence from the Governor Lee, Series 211, contains the bulk of Governor Lee's correspondence, including documents relating to the French Merci Train.Newspaper clippings from the Governor Lee, Series 214, includes newspaper accounts of the 1956 gubernatorial campaign, along with articles about issues facing state government at the time.Press releases from the Governor Lee, Series 215, contains statements issued to the press by Governor Lee's office, as well as correspondence between Lee and members of the news media.Proclamations from the Governor Lee, Series 216, contains official proclamations issued by Governor Lee.Speeches from the Governor Lee, Series 217, includes the text Governor Lee's speeches, correspondence in reaction to his speeches, and resource material for writing speeches.Miscellaneous committee reports from the Governor Lee, Series 13852, includes committee reports submitted to Governor Lee.Extradition case files from the Governor Lee, Series 23594, contains files on two extradition cases handled by Governor Lee.