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Avard T. Fairbanks papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5866
Abstract

Correspondence (including with church officials), lecture notes, addresses, sketches, and drawings of Avard T. Fairbanks, a sculptor and professor of fine arts.

Dates: 1906-1999

Avard T. Fairbanks photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 246
Scope and Contents

Collection include 444 photographs of Avard T. Fairbanks family and artwork.

Dates: approximately 1920-1989

John B. and Avard T. Fairbanks photograph collection

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS 4261
Scope and Contents

This collection contains twenty eight 11 x 14 enlargements of photographs by John B. Fairbanks. The photographs are of Benjamin Cluff, streets and buildings in Provo, New York Harbor, his family members, and members of the Central American Expedition. Also in the collection are forty eight 11 x 14 enlargements of photographs of sculptures created by Avard T. Fairbanks. The sculptures are of a variety of subjects, including Brigham Young, Joseph Smith, Abraham Lincoln, and the pioneers.

Dates: approximately 1897-1982

Daniel Cowan Jackling photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 440
Scope and Contents

Collection includes 38 photographs of Jackling taken between the 1900s and the 1950s. Most of the photographs document the unveiling of his statue in the Utah State Capitol building in 1954.

Dates: approximately 1900-1959

Life of Avard T. Fairbanks, sculptor

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7396
Scope and Contents note Manuscript of an unpublished biography of Avard T. Fairbanks and CDs prepared by Eugene Fairbanks. Consists of a collection of stories and recollections from the life of Fairbanks. The biography originates mainly from dictations from Avard T. Fairbanks about his own life, but also includes stories from various family members on specific times in Fairbank's life. The biography covers Fairbanks' early life in Utah, his studies in both the United States and abroad, his work on Latter-day Saint...
Dates: approximately 1980

Representative sculpture, biography, and bibliography of Avard T. Fairbanks

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1934
Scope and Contents

Illustrations of creative art, news clippings, correspondence, a biography by Eugene Fairbanks, biographical notes, bibliographies, and miscellaneous items. The materials were collected by Avard's son Eugene Fairbanks.

Dates: 1940-1980

Treasurer's Office records

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 372
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence concerning the exchange of art work for tuition credits for relatives of Avard Fairbanks, and account statements concerning the arrangements. Materials date from between 1940 and 1951.

Dates: 1940-1951