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Emil B. Fetzer architectural rendering of the Provo Temple

Emil B. Fetzer architectural rendering of the Provo Temple

Dates: Date not identified

Architectural rendering of the Provo Temple by Emil B. Fetzer. The rendering has been affixed to a cardboard sheet and is in color. The item is undated.

  • Extent: 1 oversize folder (0.2 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Fetzer, Emil B. (Emil Baer), 1916-2009
  • Call Number: MSS 7802
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Architectural rendering of the Provo Temple must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 7802; Emil B. Fetzer architectural rendering of the Provo Temple; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, BYU. Following citations: MSS 7802, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Subject Terms
Provo Utah Temple; Architecture; Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Mormon temples--Utah--Provo--Pictorial works
Genre / Form
Architectural drawings
Processing Information
Processed; Kiren Dulai, student processor, and John Murphy, curator; 2010.
Appraisal Information
This collection provides insight into the works of a church architect. Collected in Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VII, August 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Fetzer (Emil B.) architectural rendering of the Provo Temple
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Kiren Dulai
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-23T04:22-0600
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Biographical History

Emil B. Fetzer (1916-2009) was an architect in Utah. He served as the architect of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1965 to 1986.

Emil B. Fetzer was born January 4, 1916. He studied architecture at the University of Southern California. His father was also a talented architect and during the beginning of his professional career he worked for his father's firm. Fetzer was appointed as the church architect by David O. McKay in 1965. His work for the church was very extensive and incldues the Provo, Utah Temple; the Sao Paulo, Brazil Temple; the Mexico City, Mexico Temple; the Frieberg, Germany Temple; and various others. Fetzer married June Alma Seyfarth on June 14, 1940, in the Salt Lake City Temple. He died November 2, 2009.

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