Jerome Blum papers, 1915 - ca. 1969, (bulk 1919-1935)

Blum, Jerome, b. 1884 d. 1956
Active in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.; Ill.

Collection size: 2.6 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 3 reels)

Collection Summary: Biographical material, correspondence, writings and notes, printed material, artwork, and photographs document the painter's personal and professional life, and extensive travels.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, New York; b. 1884; d. 1956

Material on reels D237-D238 donated August 1965 by Mrs. Blum; typescripts of Sherwood Anderson letters, Theodore Dreiser material, writings (except Tahiti files) and scrapbooks were returned to the donor after microfilming. Mrs. Blum continued to donate material through 1966, some of which was microfilmed on reel 2010.

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