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Emil B. Fetzer architectural rendering of the Provo Temple

 Item — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7802

Scope and Contents

Architectural rendering of the Provo Temple by Emil B. Fetzer. The rendering has been affixed to a cardboard sheet and is in color. The item is undated.

Dates

  • Date not identified

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Architectural rendering of the Provo Temple must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Emil B. Fetzer (1916-2009) was an architect in Utah. He served as the architect of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1965 to 1986.

Emil B. Fetzer was born January 4, 1916. He studied architecture at the University of Southern California. His father was also a talented architect and during the beginning of his professional career he worked for his father's firm. Fetzer was appointed as the church architect by David O. McKay in 1965. His work for the church was very extensive and incldues the Provo, Utah Temple; the Sao Paulo, Brazil Temple; the Mexico City, Mexico Temple; the Frieberg, Germany Temple; and various others. Fetzer married June Alma Seyfarth on June 14, 1940, in the Salt Lake City Temple. He died November 2, 2009.

Extent

1 oversize folder (0.2 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Unknown.

Appraisal

This collection provides insight into the works of a church architect. Collected in Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VII, August 2007).

Processing Information

Processed; Kiren Dulai, student processor, and John Murphy, curator; 2010.
Title
Register of Emil B. Fetzer architectural rendering of the Provo Temple
Status
Completed
Author
Kiren Dulai
Date
2010 April 20
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States