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Adams, Herbert 1858-1945

Overview
Works: 44 works in 53 publications in 1 language and 187 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Designs and plans  Records and correspondence  Juvenile works  Diaries  Pictorial works  Portraits 
Classifications: NB212, 735.0973
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Exhibition of sculpture under the auspices of the National Sculpture Society, open to the public April 3 to May 2, 1940 ... at the Whitney Museum of American Art ... New York city by National Sculpture Society (U.S.) ( Book )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commemorative tributes to Hassam and Blashfield by American Academy of Arts and Letters ( Book )
2 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mary by Herbert Adams ( )
3 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teachers manual by John Spencer Clark ( Book )
1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sculpture by Herbert Adams by Brookgreen Gardens ( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boston Art Commission records by Boston Art Commission ( )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondents included among the monument, general, correspondence files include members of the Boston Art Commission, mayors of Boston, sculptors, and architects. Among the correspondents are Herbert Adams, Thomas Allen, Paul Bartlett, Robert Bellows, Patrick Collins (mayor), John Templeman Coolidge, James M. Curley (mayor), George Harold Edgell, Daniel Chester French, Henry Hudson Kitson, Alexander W. Longfellow, Charles D. Maginnis, J. Harleston Parker, Josiah Quincy (mayor), Arthur Shurtleff, C. Howard Walker, Samuel D. Warren, and others
John Quincy Adams Ward papers in the New York Historical Society by John Quincy Adams Ward ( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence regarding the St. Louis Exposition, the World's Columbian Exposition, the South Carolina Interstate and West Indian Exposition, statuary in New York City and the Library of Congress, the Washington statue in Newburyport, Mass. Letters from Robert Cushing in Italy pertain to the supervision of the execution of Ward's marble statuary group in Carrara. Correspondents include Herbert Adams, Thomas Gold Appleton, Karl Bitter, Gutzon Borglum, Daniel Chester French, Robert Underwood Johnson, Thomas Addison Richards, Edward Clark Potter, Alexander E. Orr, R. S. Chilton, Paul Dana, F. Wellington Ruckstuhll, Charles N. Thomas, C. A. Herber and Ward's wife
[House and studio for Herbert Adams, Plainfield (N.H.)] by Charles A Platt ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1903 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
to Van Wyck Brooks by Herbert Adams ( )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Young Herbert Adms by Marilyn Gage Hyson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
William Cullen Bryant and Parke Godwin papers by William Cullen Bryant ( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters and printed material
Charles Moore papers by Charles Moore ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reminiscences, 1889-1909, of activities as clerk of the U.S. Senate Committee on the District of Columbia, and his impressions of U.S. Senators and prominent architects and artists; scrapbook of postcards depicting European scenes and art work; scrapbooks of correspondence and clippings, 1921-1922, largely concerning biography of architect, Daniel H. Burnham; correspondence with friends, artists, editors, learned societies; articles, addresses, miscellaneous papers, and photographs
The case of the stolen bridegroom by Herbert Adams ( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
John Quincy Adams Ward papers by John Quincy Adams Ward ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers, 1857-1915. The collection contains correspondence related to Ward's work as a sculptor, some contracts with groups who commissioned statues from him, invoices from photographers, bronze casters, etc., and miscellaneous printed ephemera. The correspondence includes letters from sculptors, architects, public officials, craftsmen, individuals interested in ordering exhibitions or monuments, including two widows commissioning busts of their late husbands, members of art and sculpture societies, and some friends, although all of the correspondence is work-related. Correspondents include Herbert Adams, Thomas Gold Appleton, Karl Bitter, Gutzon Borglum, Daniel Chester French, Robert Underwood Johnson, Thomas Addison Richards, Edward Clark Potter, Alexander E. Orr, R.S. Chilton, National Sculpture Society, New York City Department of Parks, National Academy of Design, Paul Dana, F. Wellington Ruckstull, National Arts Club, Charles N. Thomas, and C.A. Heber. The letters deal with his activities in connection with statues in New York City, particularly the Brooklyn Soldiers and Sailors monument; statuary in the Library of Congress; the St. Louis Exposition; the World's Columbian Exposition; the Henry Ward Beecher statue in Brooklyn - these papers include two small sketches of the statue, Beecher's measurements, and a telegram announcing his death and asking for instructions about taking a death mask; the South Carolina Interstate and West Indian Exposition; the Washington statue for Newburyport (Mass.); and other professional activities. There are also letters from Robert Cushing, written from Carrara and other places in Italy in 1869, describing his experiences supervising the execution into marble of one of Ward's large groups, then being done by Tommaso Gagliardi of Carrara. Printed ephemera mostly relates to artistic organizations, but includes a 1909 price list for carriages and passenger wagons issued by Studebaker Bros. A few letters to Ward's widow discuss biographical data and acknowledge gifts of his sculptures
Charles A. Platt architectural records and papers by Charles A Platt ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection contains materials related to Platt's personal and professional lives, the bulk originating from Platt's office in the form of project drawings, photographs, and records documenting architectural projects from 1901-1933. Several earlier projects and projects completed by Platt's office after his death are also documented. A small group of drawings was created for publication only, and some drawings may have served as both project records and presentation drawings
American sculptors scrapbook of reproductions ( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
McMillan Memorial Fountain, Washington, D.C by Charles A Platt ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Photographs of sculpture] ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Folders contains photographs and information sheets related to sculptures signed or attributed to artists. Information may include the title of work, owner, medium, additional provenance, date, dimensions, and medium. Most photographs are black-and-white and of professional quality
Profile of Herbert Adams, 1858-1945, sculptor by Marilyn Gage Hyson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A biography of sculptor Adams, also known as Samuel Herbert Adams, from his birth in Concord Vt. to his years in Fitchburg Mass. and New York City. His sculpture is located in New England, New York City, Washington, D.C. and many other cities throughout the United States
 
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Alternative Names
Herbert Adams
Languages
English (40)