Adam, Pat (Isabella Theodosia Patrick)
- Existence: 1911 - 1988
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Helen Adam Collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract Helen Adam (1909-1993) was a poet and visual artist of the San Francisco Renaissance. Born in Scotland, she garnered acclaim at a young age for her collection of poems titled The Elfin Peddlar. After attending Edinburgh University for two years Helen and her sister and frequent collaborator Pat Adam worked as journalists in London before moving to the United States with their mother in 1939. The family made their way to San Francisco, at the beginning of...
Dates: 1890-2009; Majority of material found within 1914-1987
Found in: The Poetry Collection / Helen Adam Collection
Robert Duncan collection
The Robert Duncan collection comprises over 100 linear feet of manuscript material, correspondence, artwork, ephemera, audio visual material, and printed material related to Robert Duncan’s (1919-1988) life and work, including a significant amount of material related to his partner, Jess (1923-2004), a visual artist who often collaborated with Duncan.
Dates: circa 1900-1996; Majority of material found within 1940-1986
Found in: The Poetry Collection / Robert Duncan collection