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Hanson, William F. (William Frederick), 1887-1969



  • Existence: 1887 - 1969

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Sidor Belarksy papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 27

Collection includes biographical information, newspaper articles, songbooks, personal sheet music, letters of appreciation, and recordings (CD).

Dates: 1900-1981

William F. Hanson lantern slides

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197227623185]
Identifier: MSS 3340
Scope and Contents

Collection includes 98 lantern slides, some hand colored, collected by William F. Hanson. The slides include images of the Ute Indians of Colorado and Utah, scenes from Hanson's operas, and nature scenes.

Dates: 1913-1962

William F. Hanson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 299
Scope and Contents

Indian opera productions composed by Hanson, musical scores, research material, and scrapbooks and photos based on ceremonies and music of the Ute Indians of Colorado and Utah. Operas included are: "Sun Dance," produced in New York City, 1938, "Bear Dance," and "The Bleeding Heart," a white man's fantasy of an imaginary Indian people who lived at the base of Mount Timpanogos in Utah.

Dates: 1913-1962

William F. Hanson photographs

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197232592367]
Identifier: MSS 5983
Scope and Contents

This collection contains 65 photographs and 102 negatives (and prints from those negatives) from William F. Hanson. Most of the photographs and negatives are duplicates of material found in the William F. Hanson Papers (MSS 229) and the William F. Hanson Collection (MSS 3340). The images are mainly of Indian opera productions composed by Hanson and of the Ute Indians of Colorado and Utah, as well as several photographs of William F. Hanson himself.

Dates: approximately 1913-1962

Photograph of Professor William F. Hanson

 Digital Record
Identifier: UAP2_F076_p076bottomright

Placement Bureau records

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231034924]
Identifier: UA 137
Scope and Contents

Contains employment recommendations for students, primarily from the department of music, by the administration and faculty. 23 items.

Dates: 1936

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Collection 5
Digital Record 1
Colleges and Universities 2
Education 2
Music 2
Musicians -- Utah -- History 2
Photographs 2