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Catalog Number A995.273.001
Object Name Diary
Collection Blum, Murray M.
Scope & Content Spiral bound diary (5" x 7") kept by Murray Blum from Dec. 7, 1941 thru April 7, 1942. Has daily entries with some small drawings. Diary covers his experiences as a radio officer in the merchant marine. Cover:
"Jess K. Gross Co.
Insurance
501 Fifth Ave.
New York
Murray Hill 2-2340-1"
Blum in school.
Ordered to ship in February. Travels to Africa.
Title Diary
Year Range from 1941
Year Range to 1942
Subjects Merchant Marine
World War II
Radio broadcasting
Military communications
Ships
People Blum, Murray M.
Search Terms Pearl Harbor
Puerto Rico
Crossing the Line
Lagos, Nigeria
Takoradi, Ghana
Accession number 1995.273