|Abstract:||Eduard Rüga - Estonian painter, graphic artist Newspaper clippings correspondence catalogues of exhibitions diploma Ruga, Eduard - Estonian Artist|
|Quantity:||5 linear in.|
Collection acquired from the Estonian Archives in the U.S.A., Lakewood, New Jersey, in 2003-2005. It was processed in May 2013 by Peeter Väljas and Aet Tran-Tõnissoo of the National Archives of Estonia in Tallinn, working with IHRC Archivist Daniel Necas.
Eduard Rüga - Estonian painter, graphic artist 1903 Sangaste, Valga county, Estonia - 1997 Elmwood Park, NJ, USA; 2000 buried in Tartu, Estonia. Studied in Urvaste Parish school, Võru Gymnasium. 1928 - 1939 studied drawing, painting and graphic arts in Higher Art School Pallas in Tartu, Estonia 1944 - left to Germany, 1949 moved to USA Organizations: Member of: Tartu Assiciation of Art; fraternity Liivika; Bergen County congregation of the Estonian Lutheran church (USA) Chairman of Eesti Kujutavkunstnike Keskus (est. 1946 in Germany) Eesti Kultuurifond (USA)= The Foundation for Estonian Arts and Letters - board member1958 - 1972
Archive consists of 6 folders.
The Ruga (Rüga), Eduard collection is available for public research.
The Ruga (Rüga), Eduard collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota.
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The Ruga (Rüga), Eduard Papers, Estonian American Collection, IHRC Archives, University of Minnesota
BOX 1. Ruga (Rüga), Eduard
|FOLDER 1. Diploma of Higher Art School Pallas 1939|
|FOLDER 2. Correspondence (photocopies) 1959 - 1992|
|FOLDER 3. Catalogues of E. Rügas´ exhibitions 1943 - 2000|
|FOLDER 4. Reproductions of E. Rügas´ graphic art from 1950s - 1960s 1950-1970|
|FOLDER 5. Clippings and photocopies of articles about E. Rüga and other Estonian artists 1949-1997|
|FOLDER 6. Songsheets of the commemoration of E. Rüga 1997|