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Series 3 | A Finding Aid to the Peter Blume papers, 1870-2001 | Digitized Collection

Peter Blume papers, 1870-2001

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Series 3: Writings and Notes, 1929-1986
0.5 linear feet
Box 3, 9

Writings by Blume include a travel journal, a notebook, lists of works of art, lectures, talks, and other writings about his art, about other artists and friends, and about art in general. Writings by others include theses and scholarly papers on Blume and poetry. Also found is a selection of criticism on
The Rock
, written by school children.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
DescriptionContainer
Travel Journal, by Peter Blume, 1954
from South Pacific cruise
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Notebook, circa 1948
on Arshille Gorky's suicide
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5
On Picasso's Guernica, by Peter Blume, Talk at Valentine Gallery, circa 1948
Includes printed materials
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6
"The Artists Responsibility as a Citizen," by Peter Blume, Lecture from The Arts, Sciences and Professions in the Post-War World Conference, circa 1948
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7
"Modern Artists on Artists of the Past," by Peter Blume, Lecture for Conference at Musuem of Modern Art, 1952
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8
Statement on the Trial of 11 Communists, by Peter Blume, circa 1950
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9
"A Tribute to Charles Burchfield," by Peter Blume, 1968
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10
On Louis Bouche, by Peter Blume, Talk from American Academy in Rome Annual Meeting of Board of Trustees, 1969
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11
"Julian Levy," by Peter Blume, circa 1960
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12
On His Art, by Peter Blume, circa 1960
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13
On Rueben Nakian, by Peter Blume, Speech for Medal Ceremony of American Academy of Arts and Letters, circa 1970
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14
On
Recollection of the Flood
, by Peter Blume, circa 1970
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15
On Alexander Calder, by Peter Blume, Speech from Presenting A.C. Gold Medal for Sculpture, circa 1975
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16
"Ivan Lorraine Albright," by Peter Blume, circa 1984
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17
On Hart Crane, by Peter Blume, 1929, circa 1981
Also includes "The Bridge," by Hart Crane
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18
Notes for Unidentified Lectures and Talks, circa 1960-circa 1970
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Lists of Works of Art, circa 1969
Oversized material housed in Box 9, F2
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20
"Peter Blume," by Robert Ulrich Godsoe, Mock-Up Biography, circa 1938
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21
"Third Declamation," by Kenneth Burke, circa 1940
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22
Forward, by John Driscoll, for Metamorphosis Catalog, Ditenfass Gallery, circa 1940
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"Grandma Moses and Peter Blume," by Eloise Barrangon, Poem, circa 1948
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24
"The World," by Wade Van Done, Poem, circa 1950
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Poetry, by Heber Blankenhorn, circa 1960s
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"Peter Blume," by Frank Getlein, 1967
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"The Life and Works of Peter Blume," by George John Seidel, College of Wooster, 1967
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Poetry, by Nancy Cardozo, circa 1968
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Speech, by Gordon Hendricks, 1974
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30
Children's Criticism, on "The Rock", 1974
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31
"Peter Blume's Ventriloquist Act," by Mark R. Kriss, 1978
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32
"Peter Blume's Paintings of the 1930's [sic]," by Barbara D. Gallati, Thesis, 1980
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"The Rock by Peter Blume" by Michael A. Kelly, 1983
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"Peter Blume--Sixty Years of His Art (1926-1986)," by Frank Anderson Trapp with Forward by Malcolm Cowley, circa 1986
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35
Oversized Lists of Works of Art, scanned with Box 3, F20, circa 1970s
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