Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916

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American poet, killed in World War I.

From the description of Autograph postcard signed : to his mother, 1914 Aug. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270964208

Written while Seeger was serving in Europe during World War I, copied from his poetry book (MS Am 255.1) and sent home in a letter addressed to "H. R."

From the description of Poems : manuscript, 1916. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612782773

American poet.

From the description of Collection of autograph and printed poems and documents, 1916-1944. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270664436

Seeger was an American poet. He volunteered with the French Foreign Legion and died in World War I.

From the description of Papers, 1907-1937. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122372647

From the guide to the Papers, 1907-1937., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

Poet and soldier.

From the description of Alan Seeger correspondence and poems, 1914-1916. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982829

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referencedIn John Reed papers, 1903-1967. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. Letter, [1915, September 18, Champagne, France] addressed "Dear Friend." University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Boyd, Jeanne, 1890-1968. Original manuscripts of published songs / Jeanne M. Boyd. University of Michigan
creatorOf Eakin, Vera O., b. 1890. Sonnet / Alan Seeger ; Vera Eakin. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Papers, 1907-1937. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Papers, 1897-1930. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. Autograph postcard signed : to his mother, 1914 Aug. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. A la Mémoire de Alan Seeger et de ses Camarades, les Volontaires Américains Morts Pour la France : pamphlet. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. Poems : manuscript, 1916. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. Papers, 1907-1937. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Homans, I. Smith (Isaac Smith), 1807-1874. Homans-Simmons family papers, 1850-1939. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Royer, Rose de Vaux. Letter 1917, March, New York City [to] Mrs. [Edwin] Markham, [Staten Island] / Rose de Vaux Royer. Wagner College, Horrmann Library
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. Autograph letter signed : Regiment de March de la Légion Etrangère, 5e Cie, Secteur Postal, 109, France, to William Archer. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. Alan Seeger correspondence and poems, 1914-1916. Library of Congress
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. Mak Toob : poem signed, 1916 Feb. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Fay family. Papers, 1800-1953 (inclusive), 1859-1953 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Alice E. Klauber Papers, 1890-1938 San Diego History Center Document Collection
referencedIn Bowe, John, b. 1869. John Bowe and family papers, 1675-1816, 1876-1946. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. Diaries : manuscript, 1914-1915. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Autograph File, S, 1556-1996. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. Papers [manuscript] 1912-17. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Frantz, Harold. Broceliande / poem by Alan Seeger ; music by Harold Frantz. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, ca. 1852-ca. 2004 Harvard University Archives.
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. Collection of autograph and printed poems and documents, 1916-1944. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Seegar, Elsie Adams. Autograph letter signed : New York, to Belle da Costa Greene, 1944 May 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Papers, 1800-1953 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Seeger, Alan, 1888-1916. Last poems : manuscript, 1916. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn World War One patriotic poems and letters, [between 1917 and 1919]. Wisconsin Veterans Museum Research Center
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, R-Z, and unidentified. Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Académie française. corporateBody
associatedWith Alan Seeger person
associatedWith Archer, William, 1856-1924, person
associatedWith Auslander, Joseph, 1897- person
associatedWith Baldensperger, Fernand, 1871- person
associatedWith Berry, Walter, 1859- person
associatedWith Bowe, John, b. 1869. person
associatedWith Boyd, Jeanne, 1890-1968. person
associatedWith Bradley, William Aspenwall, 1878-1939 person
correspondedWith Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962 person
correspondedWith Charles Louis Seeger person
associatedWith De Casseres, Benjamin, 1873- person
associatedWith Eakin, Vera O., b. 1890. person
correspondedWith Edith Smith person
associatedWith Elliot, Clay, person
correspondedWith Elsie A. Seeger person
associatedWith Fay family. family
associatedWith FAY FAMILY family
correspondedWith F. D. Grundy person
associatedWith France. Armee. Légion étrangère. corporateBody
associatedWith Frantz, Harold. person
correspondedWith Friedrick Dellschaft person
associatedWith Fullerton, William Morton, 1865- person
associatedWith Goodloe, Abbe Carter. person
correspondedWith Harry person
associatedWith Heriberto Frias. person
associatedWith Houghton Library. person
associatedWith Jean Jules Jusserand person
associatedWith Jusserand, Jean Jules, 1855-1932 person
associatedWith Klauber, Alice Ellen, 1871-1951 person
associatedWith Lohf, Kenneth A., person
associatedWith Long, Haniel, 1888- person
associatedWith Masson, Frédéric, 1847-1923 person
associatedWith Mille, Pierre, 1864-1941 person
associatedWith Morize, André, 1883- person
correspondedWith Mrs Charles L. Seeger person
associatedWith Raymond Beach Price person
correspondedWith Reed, John, 1887-1920 person
associatedWith Richepin, Jean, 1849-1926 person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, pres. U. S., 1858-1919 person
associatedWith Royer, Rose de Vaux. person
associatedWith Seegar, Elsie Adams, person
associatedWith Seeger, Elsie Adams, person
associatedWith Seeger, Elsie Simmons Adams, person
associatedWith Seeger family. family
associatedWith Seeger's person
associatedWith Shoemaker, Henry Wharton, 1880- person
associatedWith Van Rensselaer, Mrs., person
associatedWith Weiller, Lazare, 1858- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
France
Subject
World War, 1914-1918--Poetry
World War, 1914-1918--Diaries
World War, 1914-1918--Personal narratives, American
Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
American poetry--20th century
American literature--20th century
Aisne, Battle of the, France, 1914--Poetry
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Poets
Soldiers
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Birth 1888-06-22

Death 1916-07-04

Americans

French,

English

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