Utah Fire and Rescue Academy photograph collection
Scope and Contents note
This collection from UVU's Utah Fire and Rescue Academy (UFRA)consists of photographs, negatives, and proof sheets. These graphic materials depict UFRA staff and instructors, various forms of fire and rescue training on campus and throughout the United States as well as related vehicles and other related social events.
- Creation: 1960-2005
- Utah Fire and Rescue Academy. (Organization)
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Conditions Governing Access note
Access to the collection is open with assistance from the archivist or staff.
Conditions Governing Use note
Open for research. Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
The Utah Fire and Rescue Academy has evolved into a unique organization that provides fire and emergency service related training, education, professional certification and resource assistance. These services are provided at UVU and have included training in wildland and structural firefighting, hazardous materials response, emergency medicine, rescue, emergency response to terrorism and numerous other topics. Students have included public safety personnel from both public and private agencies.
2.75 Linear Feet (6 containers)
This collection contains materials from UVU's Utah Fire and Rescue Academy (UFRA) and consists of graphic materials featuring UFRA staff, instructors, rescue training, and social events.
Boxes are in reverse chronological order: 1986-2005; 1980-1983; 1970-1979; 1960-1969. Followed by materials with no known date: fire school; vehicles; funeral; US Air Force; miscellaneous.
Finding aid reflects physical original order.
Immediate Source of Acquisition note
Gift of the Utah Fire and Rescue Academy
Photographs taken by Bill Partridge unless otherwise noted.
Acknowledgment of Bias and Harmful Content
The Sutherland Archives recognizes there are materials in our collections that may be offensive or harmful. Materials may contain language or depictions that are racist, sexist, Eurocentric, ableist, homophobic, etc. We present such materials unaltered to preserve context and to present a complete historical record.
- Utah Valley Community College. Utah Fire and Rescue Academy (Organization)
- Utah Valley State College. Utah Fire and Rescue Academy (Organization)
- Utah Valley University. Utah Fire and Rescue Academy (Organization)
- Finding aid prepared by Kellie Johnson, intern
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