Augustus Fuller letters, 1824-1872

Fuller, Augustus, b. 1812 d. 1873
Active in Mass.

Collection size: 150 items (on 1 partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Letters from Fuller to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Aaron Fuller, in Deerfield, Mass., and to his brother George, written from various places in New England, detailing his work as an artist and his daily affairs.

Biographical/Historical Note: Itinerant, deaf-mute portrait painter; New England. Worked primarily in New England and western New York. His half-brother, George Fuller, accompanied Augustus on a tour in the early 1840's, then embarked on his own painting career.

Lent for microfilming 1973 by Elizabeth Fuller, Fuller's grand-niece.

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