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Samuel Hopkins Adams books and memorabilia

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2004-010

Content Description

Silver cup: "Friends of the Rochester Public Library Annual Literary Award to Samuel Hopkins Adams 1957"; books by Samuel Hopkins Adams: Tenderloin (pb), *The Harvey Girls (pb), *Sunrise to Sunset (pb, 2 copies), *General Brock and Niagara Falls, translated into Arabic (pb), *Revelry, translated into Swedish (pb), The Clarion (lacking covers); *MD, Medical Newsmagazine, vol. 15, no. 1 (Jan. 1971), containing article about S.H. Adams; *LP record: adaptations of Riding the Pony Express by S.H. Adams and California Gold Rush by May McNeer; **framed photograph of Ezra Pound and a woman smiling at each other; other books: Building Canandaigua: A Collection, by Barbara C. Swartout; Alarms & Diversions, by James Thurber; Low Bridge! Folklore and the Erie Canal, by Lionel D. Wyld '49 (other copies at AL COLL W975 L9); Smithsonian magazine, May, 1990 (including article about the John Adams family and a column by "Secretary Adams")

Acquisition Type



donated by Elizabeth N. Buckley, granddaughter of Samuel Hopkins Adams

Restrictions Apply



  • Majority of material found within 1949 - 1990