Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
- Existence: 1819-05-31 - 1892-03-26
Walt Whitman (1819-1892), American poet, essayist, and journalist.
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Address leaf, addressed to John Addington Symonds, Am Hof, Davos Platz, Graubünden, Switzerland. Inscribed: "Walt Whitman's handwriting on a newspaper. Guaranteed John Addington Symonds."
Scripts, correspondence and photographs documenting the film productions of Mary Ellen Bute and Ted Nemeth. The films represented in this collection include "Passages from James Joyce's Finnegan's Wake," "Skin of Our Teeth," and "Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking."
The collection consists of the papers of author and wood engraver W. J. Linton, including personal and professional correspondence, writings by and about Linton, drawings and prints, personal papers, and other papers covering Linton's life and work in England and the United States. The papers are primarily those inherited by his daughters Ellen Wade Linton and Margaret Linton Mather, with additions from family friends.
On verso of fragment of ALS with postscript regarding Leaves of Grass.
Draft of preface to Giordano Bruno: Philosopher and Martyr by Daniel G. Brinton and Thomas Davidson (Philadelphia: David McKay, Publisher, 1980). Draft, autograph manuscript, heavily corrected, on verso of autograph manuscript letter to Whitman from Katherine J. Dowling, also dated February 20, 1890.
Consists of an extra-illustrated copy that includes letters and signatures.