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Abraham Blum papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 16, Placement: 03
Identifier: MSF 42

Scope and Contents

This collection contains one folder with an article written by Abraham Blum.


  • 1957


Language of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Access Information

This collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Copyrights held by Purdue University or original creator (eg. journal). Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.

Biographical Information

Abraham Blum was a professor in the Department of Child Development and Family Life at Purdue University until around 1960, when he joined the faculty at Southern Illinois University. Blum later worked as a professor at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.
Sources: Blum, Abraham. “The Relationship between Rigidity-Flexibility in Children and Their Parents.” Child Development, vol. 30, no. 2, 1959, pp. 297–304. stable/1126322>.

Martin, William E., and Abraham Blum. “Effects of Irrelevant Cues on Inter-Test Generalization in Discrimination Learning of Normal Children.” Psychological Reports, vol. 7, no. 3, Dec. 1960, pp. 399–404. />

Blum, Abraham, and Carolyn Adcock. “Attention and Early Learning a Selected Review.” Journal of Education, vol. 150, no. 3, Feb. 1968, pp. 28–40. />


0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)


Material is organized chronologically.

Processing Information

Material has been housed in acid-free folder and box.
Abraham Blum papers
Under Revision
Amanda Rumba and Archives Staff
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Edition statement
Second edition. Collection description first completed 2011-05-06 by Archives Staff.

Revision Statements

  • 2020-04-08: Collection description updated by Amanda Rumba to more fully meet standards.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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