Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 11

Calvin Fletcher, artist and teacher

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1665
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a typewritten research paper regarding the development and the transition of the art of Calvin Fletcher.
Dates: 1968

C. C. A. Christensen autobiography and biographies

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1127
Scope and Contents Typewritten copies of biographies and clippings relating to C. C. A. Christensen (1831-1912). Also included is an autobiography of Christensen that has been translated from the original Danish. Christensen is the most noted Mormon artist who documented much of the Mormon experience through his paintings. He also painted murals to decorate Mormon meeting houses and temples.
Dates: 1900-1970

Collection of lantern slides of art

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 8163
Scope and Contents Collection is composed of 69 lantern slides dating from approximately 1888 to 1950. The majority of the slides are photographs of paintings by John Hafen. There are also two slides of a painting by Rose Hartwell and two slides of paintings by John Hafen's son, Virgil Hafen. There are also two portraits on John Hafen, one by Will Vawter and the other photographer not identified. There is also a photograph taken by George Edward Anderson of John Hafen's son, Joseph, and John's wife, Thora.
Dates: approximately 1888-1950

Kenneth Davidson scrapbook

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2583
Scope and Contents Photocopies of newspaper clippings, pamphlets, photographs, and paintings. The materials document the art and artists of Utah.
Dates: 1928-1986

Kenneth Davidson scrapbook

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS 1972
Scope and Contents Scrapbook including newspaper clippings, photographs, phtocopies of art work, watercolor drawings, programs, and correspondence. The materials relate to Davidson's interest in art in Utah.
Dates: 1946-1985

E. Keith Eddington papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6253
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence, photographs, paintings, and commercial art designs from Eddington's career as a graphic designer, artist, and faculty member at the University of Utah Art Department and the Brigham Young University Design Department. Materials cover the period from the 1940s through 2007.
Dates: approximately 1940-2007

Roscoe A. Grover papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1452
Scope and Contents Contains newspaper clippings, radio broadcast programs, reproductions of paintings, correspondence, diary entries, pamphlets, and miscellaneous items. The materials deal with Grover's career as a broadcaster and as an artist. Also includes photographs of Grover, David O. McKay, Spencer W. Kimball, and Marion G. Romney. The collection also contains two scrapbooks containing photographs, newspaper articles, other miscellaneous artifacts documenting Grover and his KSL-TV show "Uncle Roscoe's...
Dates: approximately 1931-1984

John Hafen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 356
Overview This collection consists of correspondence, a diary of John's wife, Thora Hafen (January 1901-May 1901), a notebook, certificates, family genealogies, mementos, illustrated programs of Hafen's art exhibits, and newspaper clippings which laud Hafen's art. Part of the collection was represented in a catalog entitled A Step Beyond: Artist's Archives and Creative Process, presented by the Special Collections and Archives and Manuscripts of Brigham Young University, 1987.
Dates: 1879-1918

Mary Kimball Johnson scrapbook

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2585
Scope and Contents Photocopies of newspaper clippings, pamphlets, photographs, and paintings. The materials document the art and artists of Utah.
Dates: 1928-1986

Notes on the life of Carl Christian Anton Christensen, pioneer artist

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1092
Scope and Contents Typescript of a biography of C. C. A. Christensen (1831-1912) by his granddaughter Norma Taggart "with the help of her daughter, Ethel Taggart Christensen." The account uses many direct quotes from the diaries and autobiography of C. C. A. Christensen. Mr. Christensen was an artist, writer, and historian who was born and raised in Denmark and later immigrated to Utah. He served as a missionary and as a patriarch for the Mormon Church. This biography is chiefly concerned with Mr....
Dates: 1950-1975

Filtered By

  • Subject: Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences X
  • Subject: Fine Arts X
  • Subject: Artists -- Utah X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Artists -- Utah 7
Letters 4
Scrapbooks 4
Art, American -- Utah 3
Artists -- Utah -- Biography 3
∨ more  
Names
Christensen, C. C. A. (Carl Christian Anton), 1831-1912 2
Davidson, Kenneth 2
Hafen, John, 1856-1910 2
Brigham Young University 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Art 1