Elisabeth Rungius Fulda papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.fuldelis
Creators:
Fulda, Elisabeth Rungius, 1879-1968
Dates:
1895-1967
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Linear foot
(on 4 partial microfilm reels)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, biographical data, photographs, art works, and a transcript.
Scope and Contents
REEL N695: Biographical data and photograph of Fulda and her brother, Carl Rungius.
Scope and Contents
REEL 101: Correspondence; family papers; photographs; sketches; watercolor sketches; exhibition catalogs; biographical notes; Carl Rungius's will; and printed material. Included in the correspondence are letters form the Treasury Department; the National Association of Women Artists; and others concerning the purchase and exhibition of Fulda's drawings; letters from the Glenbow Foundation about an exhibition of Carl Rungius drawings; letters concerning Carl's death; and letters relating to the Society of Animal Artists.
Scope and Contents
REEL 2812: Carbon transcript of the divorce action between Elisabeth and Carl Fulda, May 3, 1916 in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Scope and Contents
REEL 3482: 3 letters to Fulda from Carl Rungius, 1902-1904, in which Rungius encourages her art studies, describes past and present problems in his art training, and tells her of his plans to paint Alaska where "mountain sheep and especially bear are the object."

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter and graphic artist; New York, N.Y. Sister of animal painter, Carl Rungius and a founder of the Society of Animal Painters.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels 101, 2812, 3482, and N695 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Material on reels N695, 2812, and 3482 donated 1966 by Fulda. Material on reel 101 donated by Ruth Mooney, a friend of Fulda.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Animals in art Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Animal painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Graphic artists -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rungius, Carl, 1869-1959 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fulda, Carl Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Society of Animal Artists Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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