["I saw in Louisiana a live-oak growing"]. Holograph poem, fragment.

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Names
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
Collection

Walt Whitman papers, 1854-1892

Series I. Manuscripts

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1855 - 1859
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Whitman
Shelf locator: Walt Whitman - Original Manuscript for a Poem
Genres
Poetry
Notes
Content : Holograph manuscript (fragment), unsigned, ca. late 1850s.

Ownership: W. T. H. Howe.
Physical Description
Form: Manuscripts ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 volume
Note: [bound in 1 volume; 3 blank leaves; engrossed title page, with title "Lines upon a Moss Tree"; 1 leaf of MS tipped onto hinge leaf; 8 blank leaves]
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15520479
MSS Unit ID : 19100
Other local Identifier : 175283B
UUID: 49a48550-a46c-0130-bb84-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1819: Creator Born
  • 1855: Created (Approximate)
  • 1892: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "["I saw in Louisiana a live-oak growing"]. Holograph poem, fragment." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1855 - 1859. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-4ceb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "["I saw in Louisiana a live-oak growing"]. Holograph poem, fragment." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-4ceb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1855 - 1859). ["I saw in Louisiana a live-oak growing"]. Holograph poem, fragment. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-4ceb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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["I saw in Louisiana a live-oak growing"]. Holograph poem, fragment.