Hellman, George S. (George Sidney), 1878-1958

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Director of Instruction in Fine and Applied Arts (American Expeditionary Forces), 1919.

From the description of George S. Hellman papers, 1919. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 495526625

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George Sidney Hellman (1878-1958), American author and editor, was a rare book, manuscript and art dealer and collector in New York City. He amassed collections of his own and helped secure major acquisitions for the Pierpont Morgan Library. He founded and edited the literary magazine, East & West, 1900-1901; and from 1919 to 1920 served as director of the American Expeditionary Forces University's School of Fine Arts for servicemen in France. His publications include Washington Irving, Esquire (1925), The True Stevenson (1925), Benjamin N. Cardozo, American Judge (1940), and hundreds of book reviews and magazine articles.

From the guide to the George Sidney Hellman papers, 1888-1958, 1900-1958, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

George Sidney Hellman (1878-1958), American author and editor, was a rare book, manuscript and art dealer and collector in New York City.

He amassed collections of his own and helped secure major acquisitions for the Pierpont Morgan Library. He founded and edited the literary magazine, East ? and from 1919 to 1920 served as director of the American Expeditionary Forces University's School of Fine Arts for servicemen in France. His publications include Washington Irving, Esquire (1925), The True Stevenson (1925), Benjamin N. Cardozo, American Judge (1940), and hundreds of book reviews and magazine articles.

From the description of George Sidney Hellman papers, 1888-1958, bulk (1900-1958). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122517398

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referencedIn Albert Edgar Lownes collection on Henry David Thoreau, Lownes (Albert Edgar) collection on Henry David Thoreau, 1837-1965, 1837-1965, 1837-1965 Brown University Library, Special Collections
referencedIn George Gordon, Lord Byron Collection, 1812-1948 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Papers, 1840-1961. Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Edwin J. Beinecke Collection of Robert Louis Stevenson, 1828-1970, 1870-1940 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Autograph letter signed : to Pierpont Morgan, 1912 Nov. 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George Sidney, 1878-1958. Peacock's feather / George S. Hellman. California State University, Northridge
creatorOf Widener, Eleanor Elkins,. Letters to Eleanor Elkins Widener from collectors and libraries : manuscript, 1914-1915. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Collection of 12 notebooks : autograph manuscript, ca. 1847-1861. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Vol. CXX. 1914-1917.Robert Baldwin Ross, literary executor of Oscar Wilde: Major Sir Matthew Nathan, GCMG; RE: Correspondence of Robert Baldwin Ross and Maj. Sir Matthew Nathan: 1914.Henry Taylor Lamb, painter: Robert Baldwin Ross, literary executor ..., 1914-1917 British Library
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Letter signed : Bixby to Hellman, 1909 Dec. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Copy of Belle Greene's letter, 1911 Oct. 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Autograph letter signed : to Pierpont Morgan, 1909 Nov. 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to the Indians : [Concord] : autograph notebook, [ca. 1847-1850]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891. James Russell Lowell collection of papers, 1841-1903 bulk (1841-1893). New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Hellman, George S. (George Sidney), 1878-1958. Letter signed : to Belle Greene, 1909 Dec. 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. The bear hunt : [Springfield, Ill.] : autograph manuscript unsigned of the poem of 22 stanzas, ca. 1846 Sept. 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. (George Sidney), 1878-1958. George S. Hellman collection of Walt Whitman papers, 1863-1887. Library of Congress
creatorOf Hellman, George Sidney, 1878-1958. George Sidney Hellman papers, 1888-1958, bulk (1900-1958). Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Vol. XVIII (ff. 400). Feb.-July 1946.includes:f. 1 D. B. Keith, of Thurso: Letter to G. B. Shaw of D. B.). Keith: 1946. f. 2 Mary Margaret Shaw, MBE; daughter of Frederick William Shaw, 5th Baronet: Letter to G. B. Shaw of Mary Margaret Shaw: 1946. f... British Library
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to the Indians : [Concord] : autograph notebook, ca. 1858 Feb.-1859 Feb. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Irving, Washington, 1783-1859. The Bermudas [manuscript] : a Shakespearian research, ca. 1838. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Woodruff, Edwin Hamlin, 1862-1941. Edwin Hamlin Woodruff papers, 1888-1938. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to the Indians : [Concord] : autograph notebook, [1850 Nov.-1851 Sept.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Letter signed : to Pierpont Morgan, n.d. (Prob. late 1906). Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Autograph letter signed : to Belle Greene, 1909 Apr. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Oliver Wendell Holmes collection of papers, 1833]-1908, 1838-1894 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Letter signed : to Belle Greene, 1911 Jan. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Autograph letter signed : to Pierpont Morgan, 1907 Jan. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Sanborn, F. B. (Franklin Benjamin), 1831-1917. Journal : autograph manuscript, 1855 Sept. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn New Gallery (New York, N.Y.). New Gallery exhibition catalogs, [undated] and 1922-1924. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Receipted bill for above and LS : to Pierpont Morgan, 1909 Dec. 29. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. (George Sidney), 1878-1958. Animals in literature; a study of their principle uses. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Letter signed : to Pierpont Morgan, 1907 Feb. 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Sophia E. Autograph letter signed : Concord, to Thomas W. Higginson, [1865] Sept. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to Canada, &c. : Cambridge [and Concord] : autograph notebook, 1850-1856. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cardozo, Benjamin N. (Benjamin Nathan), 1870-1938. Benjamin N. Cardozo papers, 1885-1940. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf George Sidney Hellman papers, 1888-1958, 1900-1958 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Loveman, Amy. Amy Loveman letters, 1935-1943. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to the Indians : [Concord] : autograph notebook, ca. 1859 Mar.-1861 Apr. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Copy of letter : to J.P. Morgan, 1909 Apr. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Seligman family. Seligman family papers, 1862-1878, ca. 1931, ca. 1945, 1974-1975. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Letter signed : to Belle Greene, 1919 Nov. 18. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to the Indians : [Concord] : autograph notebook, ca. 1852 Oct.-Dec or 1853 Jan. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894. Oliver Wendell HolmesCollection of papers, [1833]-1908 bulk 1838-1894. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn The Nation, records, 1879-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to the Indians : [Cambridge and Concord] : autograph notebook, ca. 1852 Feb.-Oct. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Letter signed : to Pierpont Morgan, 1910 Nov. 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Letter signed : to Belle Greene, 1906 Nov. 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to the Indians : [Cambridge and Concord] : autograph notebook, ca. 1851 Sept.-1852 Feb. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Letter signed : to Belle Greene, 1907 Mar. 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Eastman mss., 1892-1968 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908. Rawdon Brown and the grave-stone of "banished Norfolk" [manuscript], ca. 1889. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Hellman, George S. (George Sidney), 1878-1958. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1938-1947. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Letter signed : to Pierpont Morgan, 1909 Oct. 18. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Russell, Elias Harlow, 1836-1917. Typewritten letter signed : Worcester, to George S. Hellman, 1907 Mar. 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to the Indians : [Cambridge, Concord and] Worcester : autograph notebook, ca. 1852 Nov.-1855 Jan. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to the Indians : [Concord] : autograph notebook, ca. 1850. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Letter signed : to Pierpont Morgan, 1907 Jan 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn James Russell Lowell collection of papers, 1841-1903, 1841-1893 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
creatorOf Whitney, Helen Hay. Autograph letter signed : Aiken, S. C., to George S. Hellman, 1907. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Letter signed : to Belle Greene, 1911 Mar. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wynne, Thomas H. Autograph letters signed (2) : Richmond, Virginia, to George S. Hellman, 1905 Mar. 28 and Nov. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Autograph letter signed : to Pierpont Morgan, 1908 Nov. 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861. Elizabeth Barrett Browning : a poetry scrapbook, 1819. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Edwin Hamlin Woodruff papers, 1888-1938. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. (George Sidney), 1878-1958. George S. Hellman papers, 1919. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Mark Anthony De Wolfe Howe additional papers, 1880-1959. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Thoughts on books : autograph notebook signed : Cambridge, Mass., [ca. 1836-1839]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to the Indians : [Concord] : autograph notebook, ca. 1856 Jan. 24-1858 Feb. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts, mostly upon Natural History : manuscript, 1853-1858. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Beinecke, Edwin J. (Edwin John), 1886-1970,. Edwin J. Beinecke collection of Robert Louis Stevenson, 1828-1970 (bulk 1870s-1940s). Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Extracts relating to the Indians : Cambridge [and Concord] : autograph notebook, ca. 1855-1856. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Amy Lowell correspondence, 1883-1927 (inclusive), 1910-1925 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn John Mason Brown papers, 1922-1967. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hellman, George S. Autograph letter signed : to Belle Greene, 1911 Aug. 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Correspondence and compositions, 1859-1930. Houghton Library.
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American literature--19th century
Education
Book collecting
Art--Collectors and collecting
Art--Study and teaching
Art--History and criticism
Literature--Societies, etc
Occupation
Art dealers
Teachers
Translator
Book collectors
Authors
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Birth 1878

Death 1958

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