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Jay Hyde Barnum Papers

Identifier: CLRC-445

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of art work for a single title published in 1950.


  • Creation: 1950
  • Creation: 1950


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Access and Use:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.


This collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials.

Biographical Sketch

Jay Hyde Barnum was born about 1888 in Geneva, Ohio. He attended the Cleveland Art School and the School of the Art Institue of Chicago. He also studied in Woodstock, New York with Bellows, Speicher and Kroll. He made his home in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York. He was an author and illustrator of books for children and a commercial illustrator. The books he wrote and illustrated are The New Fire Engine, The Little Old Truck, and Motorcycle Dog.


1 folder

1 folder


This collection consists of the publication material for a single work published in 1950.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

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Jay Hyde Barnum Papers
Nancy Larsen
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Description is in English

Collecting Area Details

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