Ida Jervis papers, 1963-1970

Jervis, Ida
Active in Washington, D.C.

Collection size: 3.4 linear feet

Collection Summary: Photographs, writings, three scrapbooks, and printed material relating to photographer and puppeteer, Ida Jervis, mostly involving artists and art organizations mostly from the Washington, D.C. area.

Biographical/Historical Note: Ida Jervis (1917-2014) was a photographer and puppeteer in Washington, D.C. Jervis' photographs were featured in Jewish Week of Washington and other publications.

Scrapbook on reel 4973 lent by Ida Jervis, and the remainder donated 1994 by Jervis and in 2014 by Margie Jervis, Ida Jervis' daughter.

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