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Oscar Lion Collection

Collection Data

Description
Oscar Lion was a businessman of New York City. 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
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 (Author)
Lion, Oscar (Collector)
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
Genres
Correspondence
Manuscripts
Scrapbooks
Notes
Biographical/historical: Oscar Lion was a businessman of New York City.
Physical Description
Extent: .8 linear feet (3 boxes)
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
MSS Unit ID: 1767
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12414503
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 20064220-c5d8-012f-e8c7-58d385a7bc34
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