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Stanley C. Farnsworth newspapers

 Collection — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7465

Scope and Contents

Bound volume of the agriculture section of the Salt Lake Tribune, featuring Stanley Farnsworth's column "Over the Fence Post." The newspapers date from 1948 and 1949.


  • 1948-1949


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 Stanley C. Farnsworth newspapers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Stanley C. Farnsworth (1906-1976) was a newspaper columnist, radio commentator, and actor in Utah. He was involved in agriculture in the state, serving in leadership positions with the Salt Lake County Fair and the Intermountain Junior Fat Live Stock Show. He also wrote a column in the Salt Lake Tribune about agricultural issues, entitled "Over the Fence Post."


1 oversize folder ([0.2 linear ft.]) : cm.



Custodial History

Donated by Mrs. Stanley Farnsworth in 1977.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Mrs. Stanley Farnsworth; 1977.


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Register of Stanley C. Farnsworth newspapers
Garrett Schroath
2011 May 16
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States