Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

John Leo Fairbanks Collection, ca. 1850 - ca. 1930

J. Leo Fairbanks, ca 1930s.  Fairbanks was a professor of Art and Architecture and Chairman of the department from 1923-1946. The art department's Fairbanks Hall is named after him. Some of his paintings and sculptures are contained in the Memorial Union art collection.

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MSS Fairbanks

The Fairbanks Collection consists of photographs and postcards of artwork and architecture in Europe collected by Oregon State College Art Professor, John Leo Fairbanks.

Biographical Note 

Scope and Content Note

Quantity

1.2 cubic feet

Arrangement

Organized into two series: 1. Postcards; and 2. Photo and postcard albums. The postcards are arranged by location.

Related Papers

Other materials pertaining to Fairbanks are in the Library Records (RG 9) and the Memorabilia Collection.

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