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Oscar Lion Collection

Collection Data

Description
Collection consists of Lion's correspondence with Anne Montgomerie Traubel, of Germantown, Pa., relating to personal matters, American poet Walt Whitman, Lion's collection of Whitmaniana, and Traubel's work as an advertising consultant to the Lion Ribbon Company in New York City. Includes a few letters by Lion to others and some miscellaneous papers.
Names
Lion, Oscar (Creator)
Traubel, Anne Montgomerie, 1864-1954 (Correspondent)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1914 - 1955
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 1767
Topics
Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.) -- Social life and customs
Lion, Oscar
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
Lion Ribbon Company (New York, N.Y.)
Advertising
Genres
Correspondence
Manuscripts
Scrapbooks
Notes
Biographical/historical: Oscar Lion was a businessman of New York City.
Acquisition: Gift, Lion, Oscar, 1965
Physical Description
Extent: .8 linear foot (3 boxes)
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
MSS Unit ID: 1767
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12414503
Library of Congress Control Number: ms 76001522
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 20064220-c5d8-012f-e8c7-58d385a7bc34
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