Edmund G. Schildknecht Personal and Artistic Papers
Scope and Contents
The papers of Edmund Schildknecht, who was an artist and art teacher in Maine and Indiana, include clippings and articles about his art and shows of his art, also the locations and illustrations of his art works, and a manuscript autobiography. The collection also includes material pertaining to Ruth S. Schildknecht, Edmund's wife.
- Creation: 1920-1970
Restrictions on Access
Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
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Edmund Gustav Schildknecht was born in Chicago in 1899. He studied at the Wisconsin School of Art and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. He taught at the Arsenal Technology School, and the John Herron Art School. He is considered a contemporary artist. Many of his works are on exhibit at the University of Maine, Orono.
1 linear foot (1 box)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Edmund Schildknecht, June 1972, with scattered additions later.
- Guide to the Edmund G. Schildknecht Personal and Artistic Papers
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