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Kingo Melvin Fujii Collection

Identifier: 2009.014

Scope and Contents

This is collection of Kingo Melvin Fujii's (1928 - 2012) papers, books that he illustrated, scrapbook (Copy) and original art work in both 3-D and 2-D. Kingo attended the Honolulu Academy of Arts School, The Chicago Art Institute, The University of Hawaii and Instituto Allende, Mexico. Kingo was also a World War II Army veteran.;He worked in a variety of media such as sol, watercolor, lithography, Jewelry and sculpture. As a fine artist he addresses himself through surrealism, semi-impressionism and traditional or neo-orientalism. As a scientific illustrator his interests and applications are in many fields - zoological, botanical, archeological, etc. He is also an illustrator of children's books. He has illustrated for Encyclopedia Britannica, Harper and Row, Highlander Press, Reverie Publishing, and other textbook publishers.


  • 1964-1992


3 boxes

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Stack 02 Column 04 Shelf 00 (Box 01 of 03);Stack 03 Cabinet 03 Shelf 06 (Box 02 of 03);Stack 03 Cabinet 03 Shelf 06 (Box 03 of 03)

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Repository Details

Part of the JASC Legacy Center Repository

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