Adelman, Seymour, 1906-

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Bibliophile, collector; Philadelphia, Pa. Died 1985.

Adelman met Susan Eakins in the 1930s and became her close friend and promoter of the work of Thomas Eakins.

From the description of Selections from the Seymour Adelman collection, 1845-1958. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122395002

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creatorOf Eakins, Susan Macdowell. Letters and cards : Philadelphia, to Seymour Adelman, 1931-1938. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
referencedIn Louis Arthur Holman collection of Keats iconography and related papers, 1752-1963. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Bowen, Catherine Drinker, 1897-1974. Letters and cards : Bryn Mawr, Pa., Haverford, Pa., and Gloucester, Mass., to Seymour Adelman, 1957-1972 and undated. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Bagnold, Enid. Letter : Rottingdean, Sussex, to Seymour Adelman, 1972 Jan. 31. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Wyeth, Andrew, 1917-2009. Letters : Harvey Cedars, N.J., and Thomaston, Maine, to Seymour Adelman, 1968 Aug. 26 and 31. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Hanley, James, 1901-1985. Letters : London, to Seymour Adelman, [197-]. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Ben-Gurion, David, 1886-1973. Letter, 1957 Oct. 11 : Ideh-Boker, Israel, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, Pa. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Fraser, Claud, Mrs. Letters : Buntingford, Herts, to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa., 1930 Oct. 19 and 1931 Apr. 5 and Sept. 14. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Hodgson, Ralph, 1871-1962. Letter, 1955 April 24 : Minerva, Ohio, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, Pa. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Keynes, Geoffrey, 1887-1982. Letters : London and Montreal, to Seymour Adelman, 1955-1956. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Bowen, Catherine Drinker, 1897-1973. Letters, notes, and cards : Philadelphia, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1958-1968. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Rota, Anthony. Correspondence : London, with Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1959-1960. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Munby, A. N. L. (Alan Noel Latimer), 1913-1974. Letters : Cambridge, England, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, Pa., 1968 Aug. 7 - Sept. 18. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Rothenstein, William, Sir, 1872-1945. Letter : London, to Seymour Adelman, 1928 Feb. 11. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Hodgson, Ralph, 1871-1962. A flying scroll : typescripts, [1947-1950] Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
referencedIn Papers, 1853-2005 (inclusive), 1939-2003 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Adelman, Seymour, 1906-. Letters and card : Chester, Pa., and Philadelphia, to Ralph and Aurelia Hodgson, Minerva, Ohio, 1939-1962. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Auslander, Joseph, 1897-1965. Letter : Washington, D.C., to Seymour Adelman, 1941 Apr. 29. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Meynell, Wilfrid, 1852-1948. Letters, 1931-1934, London, to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Hodgson, Ralph, 1871-1962. Eve : holograph, to Seymour Adelman, [19--]. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Thompson, Mary. Letter, 1933 Nov. 13 : Manchester, to Seymour Adelman. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Siegl, Helen. Letter : Philadelphia, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1970 Dec. 17. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Hardy, Florence Emily, 1881-1937. Letters : Max Gate, Dorchester, Dorset, to Seymour Adelman, 1937 Jan. 3 and Feb. 14. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Spender, Stephen, 1909-1995. Letter : London, to Seymour Adelman, 1962 May 16. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Sendak, Maurice. Cards : New York, Ridgefield, Conn., and London, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1968-1977. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Adelman, Seymour, 1906-. Memos of dates [etc.], visit to Nantucket : diary, 1844. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Wolf, Ben. A common of piscary : and other poems [manuscript], 1981. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Golding, Louis, 1895-1958. Letters : New York, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1957 Dec. 6 and 11. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Powell, Anthony, 1905-2000. Letter : the Chantry, near Frome, Somerset, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1973 Nov. 5. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Tomlinson, Charles, 1927-. Letters : Ozleworth Bottom, to Seymour Adelman, 1981-1984. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956. Letter : Baltimore, to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa. 1932 Oct. 20. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Adelman, Seymour, 1906-. Selections from the Seymour Adelman collection, 1845-1958. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Aronson, Albert Henry. Letters : Washington, D.C., to Seymour Adelman, 1972 Mar. 8 and March 19. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Adelman, Seymour, 1906-. Letter : Notre Dame, Ind., to Lenore Adelman, 1935 May 5. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Leslie, Shane, 1885-1971. Letters, 1935 Sept. 3 and 23, London and Glaslough, to Seymour Adelman. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. Letter : Burwash, to Seymour Adelman, 1930 June 19. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Carter, John, 1905-1975. Letters : London and New York, to Seymour Adelman, 1956-1973. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Ellis, Richard Williamson, 1894-1982. Letter : to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1979 Aug. 20. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Masefield, John, 1878-1967. Letters : Abingdon, to Seymour Adelman, 1955-1960. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Meyers, Fanette Reider, 1889-1987. Fanette Reider Meyers papers, [ca. 1908-1982]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987. Letters : Little Compton, R.I., and New York, to Seymour Adelman, 1971 Oct. 8, 1975 Apr. 12, and 1981 Feb. 15. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Furniss, Harry, 1854-1925. ALsS, 1885-1892. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997. Drawing, 1984 April 28. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Adelman, Seymour, 1906-. Letter to Munby. Philadelphia, PA. 1965 Aug. 29. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Adelman, Seymour, 1906-. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1959-1972, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Kellman, Lydia. Letter : Philadelphia, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1984 Mar. 3. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Hodgson, Aurelia Bolliger. Letters : to Seymour Adelman, 1939-1983. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Adelman, Seymour, 1906-. Letters : from various correspondents 1927-1965. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Bregler, Charles. Correspondence : with Seymour Adelman, 1931-1957. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Baskin, Leonard, 1922-2000. Letters and card : Northampton, Mass., Little Deer Isle, Me., and Lurley, Devon, to Seymour Adelman, 1961-1963 and 1980-1985. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Turner, Reggie, 1869?-1938. Letter : Nice, France, to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa., 1930 Feb. 8. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Roth, Arnold, 1929-. Letters : to Seymour Adelman, 1960 June 22 and 1977 Dec 13. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Forman, Maurice Buxton. Letters : London and Pretoria, S.A., to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa., 1936-1950. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Tunney, Gene. Letters : New York, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1956-1960. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Fraser, Grace Lovat. Letter ; London, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1973 April 18. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Ozick, Cynthia. Letters : New Rochelle, N.Y., to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1984 Apr. 27-Aug. 15. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Adelman, Seymour, 1906-. Letters : Chester, Pa., and Philadelphia, to Ralph Hodgson, 1939-1959. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Macfall, Haldane, 1860-1928. Letters : London, to Seymour Adelman, 1928 Feb. 15-Nov. 13. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Leslie, Shane, 1885-1971. Letters, 1964 Nov. 20 and Dec. 6, London, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Leslie, Shane, Sir, 1885-1971. Letters : to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa., and Philadelphia, 1934-35 and 1961. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Nash, Paul, 1889-1946. Letter : Rye, Sussex, to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa., 1931 Oct. 18. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Housman, A. E. (Alfred Edward), 1859-1936. Letters : Cambridge, England, to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa., 1927-1933. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955. Letter : Princeton, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1952 Oct. 14. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Adelman, Seymour, 1906-. Letters : to Aurelia Hodgson, 1939-1973. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Ingersoll, R. Sturgis (Robert Sturgis), b. 1891. Letter : Philadelphia, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1959 Dec. 29. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Heinz, W. C. (Wilfred Charles), 1915-2008. Letters : Stamford, Conn., to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1959 May 19 and 22, and 1960 June 18. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Sparrow, John, 1906-1992. Letters and card : Oxford and Chicago, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1975-1979. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Yeats, Jack Butler, 1871-1957. Letters : Dublin, to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa., 1927-1956. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965. Letter, 1959 Mar. 14 : La Pausa, Roquebrune-Cap Martin, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, Pa. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Robinson, Edwin Arlington, 1869-1935. Letters : New York and Boston, to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa., 1929. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Hodgson, Ralph, 1871-1962. Letters : Sendai, Minerva (Ohio), to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1927-1962. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Millikan, Robert Andrews, 1868-1953. Letters, 1952-1953, Pasadena, Calif., to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, Pa. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Adelman, Seymour, 1906-. Letters : from various correspondents, 1940-1962. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Easton, Malcolm. Letters : Hull and Oxford, to Seymour Adelman, 1968-1969. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Blunden, Edmund, 1896-1974. Letters, : Oxford and London, to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa., 1936-1952. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Housman, Laurence, 1865-1959. Letters : Somerset, to Seymour Adelman, Chester, Pa., 1936-1946. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Spicer-Simson, Theodore. Letter : Bourron, France, to Seymour Adelman, 1932 Mar. 29. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Keynes, Geoffrey, 1887-1982. Letters, 1952-1981, London and Newmarket, Suffolk, to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, Pa. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
referencedIn Housman, Laurence, 1865-1959. Laurence Housman papers, 1936-1958. Library of Congress
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associatedWith Adelman, Dora. person
associatedWith Adelman, Lenore. person
associatedWith Aronson, Albert Henry. person
associatedWith Auslander, Joseph, 1897-1965. person
associatedWith Bagnold, Enid. person
associatedWith Baskin, Leonard, 1922-2000. person
associatedWith Ben-Gurion, David, 1886-1973. person
associatedWith Blunden, Edmund, 1896-1974. person
associatedWith Bowen, Catherine Drinker, 1897-1973. person
associatedWith Bregler, Charles. person
associatedWith Carter, John, 1905-1975. person
associatedWith Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965. person
associatedWith Eakins, Susan Macdowell. person
associatedWith Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916. person
associatedWith Easton, Malcolm. person
correspondedWith Eccles, Mary Hyde. person
associatedWith Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955. person
associatedWith Ellis, Richard Williamson, 1894-1982. person
associatedWith Enk, Petrus Joannes, b. 1885. person
associatedWith Forman, Maurice Buxton. person
associatedWith Fraser, Claud, Mrs. person
associatedWith Fraser, Grace Lovat. person
associatedWith Furniss, Harry, 1854-1925. person
associatedWith Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997. person
associatedWith Golding, Louis, 1895-1958. person
associatedWith Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987. person
associatedWith Hamilton, James, 1819-1878. person
associatedWith Hanley, James, 1901-1985. person
associatedWith Hardy, Florence Emily, 1881-1937. person
associatedWith Heinz, W. C. (Wilfred Charles), 1915-2008. person
associatedWith Highet, Gilbert, 1906-1978. person
associatedWith Hodgson, Aurelia Bolliger. person
associatedWith Hodgson, Ralph, 1871-1962. person
correspondedWith Holman, Louis A. (Louis Arthur), 1866-1939 person
associatedWith Houghton, Arthur Amory, 1906-1990. person
associatedWith Housman, A. E. (Alfred Edward), 1859-1936. person
correspondedWith Housman, Laurence, 1865-1959. person
associatedWith Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859. person
associatedWith Ingersoll, R. Sturgis (Robert Sturgis), b. 1891. person
associatedWith Kellman, Lydia. person
associatedWith Keynes, Geoffrey, 1887-1982. person
associatedWith Kilmer, Kenton, 1909- person
associatedWith Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. person
associatedWith Leslie, Shane, 1885-1971. person
associatedWith Macfall, Haldane, 1860-1928. person
associatedWith Masefield, John, 1878-1967. person
associatedWith Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956. person
associatedWith Meyers, Fanette Reider, 1889-1987. person
associatedWith Meynell, Wilfrid, 1852-1948. person
associatedWith Millikan, Robert Andrews, 1868-1953. person
associatedWith Munby, A. N. L. (Alan Noel Latimer), 1913-1974. person
associatedWith Nash, Paul, 1889-1946. person
associatedWith Ozick, Cynthia. person
associatedWith Pach, Walter, 1883-1958. person
associatedWith Powell, Anthony, 1905-2000. person
associatedWith Richards, William Trost, 1833-1905. person
associatedWith Richmond, Oliffe, 1881-1977. person
associatedWith Robinson, Edwin Arlington, 1869-1935. person
associatedWith Rota, Anthony. person
associatedWith Roth, Arnold, 1929- person
associatedWith Rothenstein, William, Sir, 1872-1945. person
associatedWith Sartain, Emily, 1841-1927. person
associatedWith Sartain family (Philadelphia, Pa.) family
associatedWith Sartain, Harriet, 1873-1957. person
associatedWith Sartain, John, 1808-1897. person
associatedWith Sartain, Samuel, 1830-1906. person
associatedWith Sartain, William, 1843-1924. person
associatedWith Sendak, Maurice. person
associatedWith Siegl, Helen. person
associatedWith Smith, Russell, 1812-1896. person
associatedWith Smith, Xanthus, 1839-1929. person
associatedWith Sparrow, John, 1906-1992. person
associatedWith Spender, Stephen, 1909-1995. person
associatedWith Spicer-Simson, Theodore. person
associatedWith Thompson, Mary. person
associatedWith Tomlinson, Charles, 1927- person
associatedWith Tunney, Gene. person
associatedWith Turner, Reggie, 1869?-1938. person
associatedWith Weygandt, Cornelius, 1871-1957. person
associatedWith Wolf, Ben. person
associatedWith Wyeth, Andrew, 1917-2009. person
associatedWith Yeats, Jack Butler, 1871-1957. person
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Death 1985

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