Ida Blum photographs
Scope and Contents
Collection includes 405 photographs and one daguerreotype of Nauvoo, Illinois. Includes images of buildings, as well as photographic reproductions of paintings. Original images date from between the 1850s and the 1960s.
- approximately 1850-1969
- Blum, Ida (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Ida Blum photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Biographical / Historical
Ida Blum (1889-1980) was a historian in Nauvoo, Illinois. She wrote various articles about the town and the Mormons.
2 oversize folder (0.6 linear ft.)
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Ida Blum; 1977.
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
- Register of Ida Blum photographs
- Rose Frank
- 2011 November 4
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.