Theodor Blum Collection
Scope and Content Note
Folder 1, Publications, contains three articles by or about Theodor Blum: a). "Theodor Blum, D.D.S., M. D." by William T. Reich and Alice Kahn Ladas, 88 pages, New York, 1963. b). "A Reporter At Large. A Most Valuable Accident" by Daniel Lang, in: The New Yorker, May 2nd, 1959. c). "Diagnosis And Management Of Oral And Maxillofacial Pathology", program for the 1993 Clinical Congress of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
A Festschrift in folder 2 was issued for the commemoration of the twentieth anniversary of the New York Institute of Clinical Oral Pathology 1933-1955, and was edited by Ruth Schaeffer and Theodor Blum.
Folder 3 holds a letter to Theodor Blum’s mother in old German script, Vienna 1893.
Folder 4, In honor of Theodor Blum, contains correspondence, photographs and documents related to a dinner honoring Theodor Blum in the Hotel Plaza in New York, 1953.
- Creation: 1883-1993
- Blum, Theodor, 1883- (Person)
Language of Materials
This collection is in English and German.
There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:
Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011
The dentist Theodor Blum was born 1883 in Vienna, Austria. He immigrated to the United States in 1904, where he died in 1962.
0.5 Linear Feet
Documents related to Theodor Blum’s professional carreer as a dentist; autobiography by Theodor Blum; personal documents.
Six negatives of photographs of Theodor Blum’s office are held in the paper collection’s 5th folder, but are not available on microfilm nor online.
During microfilming and consequent digitization the original order of the collection has been disrupted.
- Inventory of the Theodor Blum Collection, 1883-1993 AR 10983
- © 2009
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- The inventory is in English.