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Fernand Harvey Lungren letter, 1894

Lungren, Fernand Harvey, 1857?-1932

Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 1 Item, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A letter to ethnologist John Gregory Bourke, September 16, 1894, describing his experiences in the Southwest, his painting SNAKE DANCE, and commenting on Bourke's work.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; illustrator, Santa Barbara, Calif. and Toledo, Ohio; b. Nov. 13, 1859, Hagerstown, Md.; d. Nov. 9, 1932. Birth date also cited as 1857.


Donated 1969 by the Joslyn Art Museum.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Original at the Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Neb.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3134 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

The letter is a photocopy.

Restrictions on 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.

How to Cite This Collection

Fernand Harvey Lungren letter, 1894. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.