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Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892



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

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Walt Whitman at Auction, framed, 1872

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

Half length photograph of Walt Whitman, wearing a white hat, seated at small desk, facing left; left hand raised to neck. Photograph by G. Frank E. Pearsall. Caption below reads: "This copy of 'Walt Whitman at Auction' is a personal gift from Charles E. Feinberg."

Dates: 1872

Walt Whitman at Auction, framed, September 1872

 Item — Box: 2, Object: 1
Scope and Contents

Photographic print of Walt Whitman seated at desk, leaning on left hand, wearing a white hat, with caption beneath. Caption reads: "Photo'd from life, Sept. '72, Brooklyn, N. Y. by G. F. E. Pearsall, Fulton St. (Printed by C. F. Spieler, Phila.).

Dates: September 1872

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