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Richard Eugene Fuller papers, 1898-1972

Richard Eugene Fuller papers, 1898-1972

Fuller, Richard E. (Richard Eugene), 1897-1976

Geologist, Museum director


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 linear ft. (100 items).

Summary: Correspondence, photographs of Fuller and his family, written articles and anecdotes about Fuller and his career as a geologist and Director of the Seattle Art Museum, and clippings, a catalog, and other printed material. There are also letters from friends and associates to Betty Bowen, Publicity Department, Seattle Art Museum, answering her request for information about Fuller to be used in book to celebrate the museum's 40th anniversary.

Biographical/Historical Note

Museum director and geologist; Seattle, Washington.


Donated 1972 by Betty Bowen.

Location of Originals

  • Letters: Originals in the Seattle Art Museum.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Richard Eugene Fuller papers, 1898-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.