Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.blocjuli
Creators:
Bloch, Julius T. (Julius Thiengen), 1888-1966
Dates:
1918-1966
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
3 Linear feet
(on 2 microfilm reels)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence; journals; loose writings; sketchbooks and clippings documenting his career. The journals, which have letters and other items laid in, describe his work for the WPA, the influence of other painters, exhibitions, and his concern for Black Americans and the unemployed, who frequently appeared in his paintings.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; Philadelphia, Pa.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels 3754-3755 available for use at Archives of American Art offices, the Free Library of Philadelphia and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to the lender after microfilming.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1986 by Benjamin Bernstein, a friend and patron of Bloch.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
African Americans in art Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sketchbooks Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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