Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945

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George Dudley Seymour was born on October 6, 1859 in Bristol, Connecticut. He died on June 21, 1945 in New Haven, Connecticut. Seymour was a practicing patent attorney, antiquarian, historian, author, and city planner. Seymour wrote and published several articles and books. His primary areas of focus were the history of the Seymour family, the life of the patriot Nathan Hale, New Haven city planning, and many individuals and topics of interest in Connecticut history. His major works include: The Seymour Family (1939), Hale and Wyllys (1933), and Documentary Life of Nathan Hale (1942). Seymour also collected the letters of Nathan Hale. He purchased and restored the Hale birthplace in Coventry, Connecticut. Seymour also compiled a volume, New Haven, which consists of several essays he wrote on topics relating to Nathan Hale, Connecticut, and the city of New Haven.

From the guide to the George Dudley Seymour papers, 1684-1944, (Manuscripts and Archives)

Lawyer and civic leader, of New Haven, Conn.

From the description of George Dudley Seymour papers, 1776-1980. (New Haven Colony Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 351551766

George Dudley Seymour was born on October 6, 1859 in Bristol, Connecticut. He died on June 21, 1945 in New Haven, Connecticut. Seymour was a practicing patent attorney, antiquarian, historian, author, and city planner. Seymour wrote and published several articles and books. His primary areas of focus were the history of the Seymour family, the life of the patriot Nathan Hale, New Haven city planning, and many individuals and topics of interest in Connecticut history. His major works include: The Seymour Family (1939), Hale and Wyllys (1943), and Documentary Life of Nathan Hale (1942). Seymour also collected the letters of Nathan Hale; he purchased and restored the Hale birthplace in Coventry, Connecticut.

From the description of George Dudley Seymour papers, 1684-1944 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702153515

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referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Bostwick, Elisha. Elisha Bostwick papers, 1776-1914. Library of Congress
creatorOf Seymour, Electa Churchill, 1818-1873. Friendship album, 1832-1851. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn La Farge family. La Farge family papers, 1850-1990 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Thomas Raynesford Lounsbury papers, 1829-1915 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Mark Anthony De Wolfe Howe additional papers, 1880-1959. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Yale Miscellaneous Manuscripts collection, 1701-2007, 1701-1987 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn John Jay Chapman additional papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Shepard, James, 1838-1926. James Shepard correspondence and research, 1897-1918. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. George Dudley Seymour collection, 1896-1930. Connecticut Historical Society
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creatorOf Hoopes, Penrose R. (Penrose Robinson), 1892- . Penrose Hoopes correspondence, 1929-1953. Connecticut Historical Society
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referencedIn Papers, 1840-1961. Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn John Jay Chapman additional papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. George Dudley Seymour scrapbooks, ca. 1919-1938. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. Correspondence, 1920. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. Note, 1932 December 8, to Arthur Adams. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Charles McLean Andrews papers, 1723-1967 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
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referencedIn John Jay Chapman papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. Nathan Hale: hanged by the British as a spy September 22, 1776. Yale University Library
referencedIn John Jay Chapman papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Andrews, Charles McLean, 1863-1943. Charles McLean Andrews papers, 1723-1967 (inclusive), 1885-1956 (bulk). Yale University Library
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referencedIn La Farge family. Papers, 1850-1972. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. George Dudley Seymour papers, 1776-1980. New Haven Colony Historical Society Library
creatorOf Bennett, Charles Andrew Armstrong, 1885-1930. Charles Bennett letters to George Dudley Seymour, 1911-1929. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Lounsbury, Thomas Raynesford, 1838-1915. Thomas Raynesford Lounsbury papers, 1829-1915 (inclusive), 1856-1915 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Sattig, Gustave Reinhold, 1876-1950. Gustave Reinhold Sattig collection, 1739-1930 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. Letter from George Dudley Seymour to Ernest E. Rogers, 1932 Dec. 31. New London County Historical Society
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referencedIn Notestein, Wallace, 1878-1969. Wallace Notestein papers, 1899-1969 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. George Dudley Seymour correspondence about the New Cambridge Church, 1891-1917. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Isham, Norman Morrison, 1864-1943. Norman Morrison Isham papers, 1848-1937 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Connecticut. Letter book, 1900-1905. Connecticut Historical Society
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referencedIn Arthur Twining Hadley, president of Yale University, records, 1899-1921 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Papers, 1911-1944 (inclusive), 1929-1937 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. George Dudley Seymour letterbooks, 1911-1914. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. Correspondence with Van Wyck Brooks, 1937-1941. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Bingham family papers, 1811-1974 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
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referencedIn James Rowland Angell personal papers, 1833-1986, 1880-1947 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. George Dudley Seymour papers, 1684-1944 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn La Farge family. La Farge family papers, 1850-1990 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958. Anson Phelps Stokes family papers, 1761-1960 (inclusive), 1892-1958 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. Papers, 1876-1935. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Anson Phelps Stokes family papers, 1761-1960, 1892-1958 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn La Farge family papers, 1850-1990 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf George Dudley Seymour papers, 1684-1944 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Shriver, Isabel Hastings. Papers, 1928-1929. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. Letter books, 1886-1914. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Angell, James Rowland, 1869-1949. James Rowland Angell personal papers, 1833-1986 (inclusive), 1880-1947 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Yale miscellaneous manuscripts collection, 1701-2002 (inclusive), 1701-1987 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. Record books, 1889-1911. Connecticut Historical Society
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associatedWith Seymour, Charles, 1885-1963. person
associatedWith Seymour, Electa Churchill, 1818-1873. person
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associatedWith Seymour, Henry Albert, 1818-1897. person
associatedWith Seymour, Laura Electa, 1846-1921. person
associatedWith Seymour, Thomas, 1668 or 9-1740. person
associatedWith Seymour, Thomas, 1705-1767. person
associatedWith Seymour, Thomas, 1735-1829. person
associatedWith Seymour, Thomas Hart, 1808-1868. person
associatedWith Seymour, Truman, 1824-1891. person
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associatedWith Tinker, Chauncey Brewster, 1876-1963. person
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Connecticut--New Haven
Connecticut--Bristol
Connecticut--New Haven
Connecticut--New London
Connecticut--Bristol
United States
Connecticut
Connecticut--New Haven
Connecticut--New Haven
Fort Hale (New Haven, Conn.)
Bristol (Conn.)
Bristol (Conn.)
New Haven (Conn.)
New Haven (Conn.)
Connecticut--New Haven
Coventry (Conn.)
Connecticut--New Haven
Connecticut
New Haven (Conn.)
United States
Connecticut
New Haven (Conn.)
Philippine Islands
Philippines
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Streets
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Harbors--Connecticut--New Haven
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Parks
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Collectors and collecting
Biography--19th century
Forest surveys
Patent lawyers
Genealogy
Environmental protection
Harbors
Parks--Connecticut--New Haven
Episcopal Church
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Presidents--Correspondence
Conservation of natural resources
Public works--Connecticut--New Haven
Forest conservation--Citizen participation
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Libraries
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Presidents--United States--Correspondence
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Monuments--Connecticut--New Haven
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Birth 1859

Death 1945

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