Papers concerning Avard T. Fairbanks, 1944-2008

Fairbanks, Eugene F., b. 1921
Poet, Writer, Physician
Active in Bellingham, Wash.

Collection size: 40 items

Collection Summary: Biographical material, writings, images of works of art and printed material relating to Avard T. Fairbanks.

A notebook containing a biography and collection of clippings, exhibition announcements, brochures, and memorabilia about Avard T. Fairbanks, compiled by his son, Eugene Fairbanks. Biographical information (in Microsoft Word documents) pertaining to Fairbanks, including transcriptions of his writings and lectures, as well as digital images of the Fairbanks' works compiled by Eugene Fairbanks on compact disc. Also included is a DVD documentary on Avard Fairbanks by Eugene Fairbanks, as well as video clips featuring Fairbanks at work on his sculptures.

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor; Salt Lake City, Utah.

Donated 2004 and 2009 by Eugene and Grant Fairbanks, sons of Avard Fairbanks.

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