"Laurels and Palms" altered to "To Those Who've Failed." Holograph poem, undated.

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Names
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
New York Herald Company (Publisher)
Collection

Walt Whitman papers, 1854-1892

Series I. Manuscripts

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1888
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Whitman
Shelf locator: Whitman Laurels and Palms +
Genres
Poetry
Notes
Publications : First published in the New York Herald, January 27, 1888.

Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Physical Description
Form: Manuscripts ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 leaf
Note: Holograph manuscript, signed [January 1888]. 1 leaf [1 written side] mounted (by being thinly pasted along its left side) onto a somewhat larger sheet of card stock. Cancelled titles include "A laurel wreath," "Laurel and Wreath," and "Laurels and Palms." With TS transcription of poem, 1 leaf.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15520479
MSS Unit ID : 19100
Other local Identifier : 175828B
UUID: 4aa743b0-a46c-0130-79ed-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1819: Creator Born
  • 1888: Created
  • 1892: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. ""Laurels and Palms" altered to "To Those Who've Failed." Holograph poem, undated." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1888. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-7603-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. ""Laurels and Palms" altered to "To Those Who've Failed." Holograph poem, undated." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-7603-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1888). "Laurels and Palms" altered to "To Those Who've Failed." Holograph poem, undated. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-7603-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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"Laurels and Palms" altered to "To Those Who've Failed." Holograph poem, undated.