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Mormon arts -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Life of Avard T. Fairbanks, sculptor

 Item — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230351790]
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Scope and Contents note Manuscript of an unpublished biography of Avard T. Fairbanks and CDs prepared by Eugene Fairbanks.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

Jack Sears papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1058
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, biographical notes, and an autobiographical sketch of the Mormon sculptor and artist, Mahonri M. Young. Many of the materials relate to Sears' research with the intention of writing a biography of Young. Much of the correspondence are letters from Young.

Dates: 1916-1968

The gospel vision of the arts

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230326800]
Identifier: MSS SC 2784
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy of a speech. Kimball states the importance of the arts and improving the talents of members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. The date of the item is uncertain.

Dates: approximately 1980