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Jerry Hudson de Leon papers, circa 1920s-1980

Hudson de Léon, Jerry, circa 1905-1980

Art teacher, Painter, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: 0.9 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of illustrator, painter and teacher Jerry Hudson de Leon measure 0.9 linear feet and date from circa 1920s-1980. The papers primarily feature her sketches done in pencil, pen, watercolor and pastel. Also included in this collection are personal letters, various printed materials as well as examples of her illustration work.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jerry Hudson de Leon (circa 1905-1980) was an illustrator, painter, and teacher from Minnesota. She was a teacher and textbook writer in addition to her freelance illustration work.


The collection was donated in 2012 by Robert Lewis Croft, Jr., a close friend of Jerry Hudson de Leon.

Language Note

The collection is in English.