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Collection Title: Leone Adelson Papers

Collection Number: DG1223

Accession Number: 99-169

Inclusive Dates: 1946-1952

Volume: .30 cu. ft.

Given By : Leone Adelson

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Who Blew That Whistle by Leone Adelson, illustrated by Oscar Fabres; William Scott, 1946. (inscribed by author)

Reviews:

Evening News, Buffalo, NY; October 26, 1946
Journal-Courier, Louisville, KY; November 10, 1946
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, IL; [n.d.]

The Blowaway Hat by Leone Adelson, pictures by Dorothy Wagstaff; Reynal & Hitchcock, NY, 1946. (inscribed by author)

Reviews:

Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA; November 10, 1946
San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco, CA; November 10, 1946
Star Ledger, Newark, NJ; December 13, 1946
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, IL; January 26, 1947

Cartoon:

Collier’s Magazine , August 26, 1947

Old Rosie, the Horse Nobody Understood by Lillian Moore and Leone Adelson, illustrated by Leonard Shortall; Random House, 1952.

Reviews:

Horn Book, Boston, MA; April 1952
Star, Indianapolis, IN; April 13, 1952
Plain Dealer, Cleveland, OH; April 27, 1952.

“About the Authors of Old Rosie,” from the dust jacket of Old Rosie, [n.d.].

 Young Wings , The Junior Literary Guild; May 1952.

“What was Wrong with Old Rosie?,” Review, p.1.

“Meet Lilian Moore and Leone Adelson,” Interviewed by Old Rosie, pp. 10 & 11.

“I Didn’t Want to be an Artist,” by Leonard Shortall, p. 14.

Wilson Library Bulletin, Reader’s Choice of Best Books, April 1952, cover illustration from Old Rosie.


Accession Number: 99-170

Inclusive Dates: [n.d.]

Volume: 1 folder

Given By : Leone Adelson

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Chinese Junk “Amoy”, set of 10 pictures with history of the “Amoy” and it’s owners the Nilson family – inspiration for House with Red Sails and Red Sails on the James by Leone Adelson.


Accession Number: 2000-036

Inclusive Dates: 1952-1986

Volume: 1 folder

Given By : Leone Adelson

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

“Volunteerism as Recreation,” Sr. Summary, January 1986.

“A Clever Juggler,” Young Wings, April 1953, p.9.

“Meet Lillian Moore and Leone Adelson,” Young Wings, May 1952, pp. 10-11.

“Leone Adelson,” Something About the Author, [n. d.].

Color photocopy of class holding books by Leone Adelson


Accession Number: 2000-106

Inclusive Dates: 1946-1972

Volume: 1 folder

Given By : Leone Adelson

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Dandelions Don’t Bite by Leone Adelson, illustrated by Lou Myers;Pantheon, 1972.

Reviews

The Blowaway Hat by Leone Adelson, illustrated by Dorothy Wagstaff; Reynal & Hitchcock, 1946.

Reviews

All Ready for Summer by Leone Adelson, illustrated by Kathleen Elgin; David McKay, 1956

Review

All Ready for Winter by Leone Adelson, illustrated by Kathleen Elgin; David McKay, 1952.

Review

House with Red Sails by Leone Adelson, illustrated by Kurt Wiese; David McKay, 1951.

Article, “A Bronze Bell Saves Junk Off N.J.,” Herald Tribune, 2/9/53.


Accession Number: 2000-127

Inclusive Dates: 1951-1954

Volume: 1 folder

Given By : Leone Adelson

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

House with Red Sails by Leone Adelson, illustrated by Kurt Wiese; McKay, 1951.

Reviews
Publicity

Red Sails on the James by Leone Adelson, illustrated by Ursula Koering; McKay, 1953.

Reviews
Publicity

Christmas card with photograph of Rita and Alfred Nilson, 1954.

Card from Diana G. Nilson Taylor about “Amoy”


Accession Number: 2000-133

Inclusive Dates: 2000

Volume: 1 folder

Given By : Leone Adelson

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Amnesty Now, Amnesty International USA, Volume 24, no. 3, Summer 2000.

“People Who Care, Making a Difference,” article honoring Leone Adelson.


Accession Number: 2000-234

Inclusive Dates: 1960-2000

Volume: 1 folder

Given By : Leone Adelson

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

“People Who Care, Making a Difference,” a tribute to Leone Adelson in Amnesty, Amnesty International USA, Summer 2000.

Please Pass the Grass by Leone Adelson, illustrated by Roger Duvoisin; David McKay, 1960.

Curriculum development indications and biographies of the author and artist


Accession Number: 2001-242

Inclusive Dates: [n.d.]

Volume: 1 item

Given By : Leone Adelson

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

“Person to Person,” Alfred Nilson interview, CBS News Archives videocassette.


Accession Number: 2001-307

Inclusive Dates: [n.d.]

Volume: 1 folder

Given By : Leone Adelson

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

“Person to Person” interview with Alfred Nilson, CBS News Archive, videocassette.

Photographs of the Nilson family on the Amoy.


Accession Number: 2002-090

Inclusive Dates: [n.d.]

Volume: 1 folder

Given By : Leone Adelson

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Materials related to the “Loose Enders” writers group, including minutes of the meetings and Ms. Adelson’s personal accounts.

Obituary of Helen Goldfrank, a member of the Loose Ender group, wrote under the name of Helen Kay.


Accession Number: 2002-269

Inclusive Dates: 2002

Volume: 1 folder

Given By : Leone Adelson

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

The Mystery Bear: A Purim Story by Leone Adelson - to be published by Clarion Books.

Typescript

 


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