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Front paper cover, with manuscript notes of Walt Whitman and Horace Traubel.

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Front paper cover, with manuscript notes of Walt Whitman and Horace Traubel.

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Names
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 (Author)
Collection

Oscar Lion Collection

Walt Whitman. Leaves of Grass

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1855
Place Term: Brooklyn, New York
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KLW+ (Whitman, W. Leaves of grass. 1855) Copy 4
Genres
Manuscripts
Title pages
Notes
Content: With the autograph of Horace L. Traubel, 1892 and his manuscript note: "Whitman made several searches for this volume during his lifetime, I assisting him, but we never could turn it up. It was his intention that I should take & preserve it. At his death I found it, crushed & torn, in an old box, packed close with old mss & books. H.L.T"
Physical Description
Form: Microforms ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
MSS Unit ID : 1767
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14291333
UUID: 1db3e030-c5d9-012f-06c4-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1819: Creator Born
  • 1855: Created
  • 1892: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Front paper cover, with manuscript notes of Walt Whitman and Horace Traubel." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1855. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fb8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Front paper cover, with manuscript notes of Walt Whitman and Horace Traubel." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fb8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1855). Front paper cover, with manuscript notes of Walt Whitman and Horace Traubel. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fb8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Front paper cover, with manuscript notes of Walt Whitman and Horace Traubel.