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Harold W. Fairbanks papers, 1894-1933
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  • Restrictions on Access
  • Restrictions on Use and Reproduction
  • Preferred Citation
  • Provenance/Source of Acquisition
  • Processing Information
  • UCLA Catalog Record ID
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content

  • Title: Harold W. Fairbanks papers
    Collection number: 194
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 4.0 linear ft. (8 boxes and 2 shoeboxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1894-1933
    Abstract: Harold W. Fairbanks (b.1860) was an expert on the geology and geography of the Pacific Coast, and author of over 40 articles. His published works include Stories of our mother Earth (1899), Home geography (1902), Physiography of California (1903), and Stories of rocks and minerals (1903). The collection consists of manuscripts and published materials.
    Language of Materials: Materials are in English.
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Creator: Fairbanks, Harold W. (Harold Wellman), 1860-

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Harold W. Fairbanks Papers (Collection 194). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Helena Fairbanks, 1952

    Processing Information

    Processed in 2004 by Special Collections staff; reprocessed by Lindsay Chaney in 2014 in the Center for Primary Research and Training (CFPRT), with assistance from Jillian Cuellar.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233003 

    Biography

    Fairbanks was born on August 29, 1860 in Conewango, New York; BS, University of Michigan, 1890; Ph.D, UC Berkeley, 1896; became an expert on the geology and geography of the Pacific Coast, and author of over 40 articles; published works include Stories of our mother Earth (1899), Home geography (1902), Physiography of California (1903), and Stories of rocks and minerals (1903).

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of manuscripts and published materials.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Geologists--California--Archives.
    Manuscripts for publication.