The Utah labor archives (1878-1979) represent a variety of labor organizations and unions in Utah. Generally, the materials cover the labor union movement in the state from the late 1880s to the 1970s. Included in the collection are correspondence, minutes, convention proceedings, financial records, membership records, scrapbooks, and printed materials, along with various artifacts.
The Utah railroad collection contains ephemeral materials that were created by various railroad companies within Utah and the West. The types of materials within the collection include locomotive operating manuals, historical information regarding railroads, timetables, ticket stubs, telegrams, labor union items, promotional booklets, stationary, calendars, and much more.