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Carl Rungius papers, 1896-1995

Rungius, Carl Clemens Moritz, 1869-1959

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 0.6 Linear feet

Summary: The Carl Rungius papers, 1896-1995, measure 0.6 linear feet. A scrapbook and three photograph albums document the work, interests, and family of the wildlife painter and illustrator.

Biographical/Historical Note

Carl Rungius (1869-1959) was a painter and illustrator of wildlife in New York, N.Y., the Western U.S. and Banff, Alberta, Canada.

Provenance

Donated in 2011 by Ruth Fulda Wacker, niece of Carl Rungius, via Robert A. Brady, executor of her estate.

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Language Note

English. Illustrated postcards contain brief notes in German.