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Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892



  • Existence: 1819-05-31 - 1892-03-26

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Engraving of Walt Whitman with Leaves of Grass, framed, ca. 1871, 1876

 Item — Box: 4, Object: 1
Scope and Contents

Engraving by William Linton of Walt Whitman, ca. 1871, based on an original photograph by George C. Potter, alongside the poem Leaves of Grass, author's edition, printed 1876.

Dates: Majority of material found within ca. 1871, 1876

Poem "Describing A Perfect School", framed, 1923

 Item — Box: 3, Object: 1

A poem by Walt Whitman describing a perfect school, printed from the original wood blocks on a broadsheet and illustrated by George Illian. The illustrations are hand colored.

Dates: 1923

Walter Whitman Collection

Identifier: exws_whitman
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of 5 framed photographs and one framed poem, illustrated. The photographs feature portraits of Walt Whitman. Poem entitled Leaves of Grass.

Dates: 1871-1882