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Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892



  • Existence: 1819-05-31 - 1892-03-26

American poet.

Found in 112 Collections and/or Records:

Frontispiece by Griboyedov

Identifier: 1976.015.1.15
Scope and Contents Reproduction of an engraved portrait of Walt Whitman as an elderly man, wearing hat and coat. Includes a reproduction of Whitman's autograph below the image.
Dates: 1854 - 1975

Frontispiece by Schoff

Identifier: 1976.015.1.15
Scope and Contents Reproduction of a engraved portrait of Walt Whitman in middle-age. Executed by Stephen Alonzo Schoff after an original portrait by Charles Hine. Used in the 1860 edition of "Leaves of Grass".
Dates: 1854 - 1975

Galley proof sheet of poems

Identifier: 1976.015.1.6
Scope and Contents Printed poems include: "Old Age's Lambent Peaks", "A Carol Closing Sixty-Nine", and "To Get the Final Lilt of Songs".
Dates: 1854 - 1975

Horace Traubel lecture, 1909-03-15

Identifier: 1976.015.3
Scope and Contents Announcement postcard, unaddressed, for Horace Traubel's lecture on Walt Whitman, presented in Steinert Hall, Boston, Massachusetts; plus three individual admission tickets to the lecture.
Dates: Event: 1909-03-15

Illustration by Bernhard, 1922

Identifier: 1976.015.1.12
Scope and Contents Portrait of Walt Whitman, illustrated in ink, in the style of a lino or woodcut.
Dates: 1922

Inscription by Walt Whitman for Peter Doyle, Undated

Identifier: 1976.015.1
Scope and Contents "Peter Doyle from the author with love...Pete do you remember (of course you do - I do well) those great long jovial walks we had out of Washington moonlight nights...."

Printed on verso: An Interesting Walt Whitman Item. Specimen Days and Collect.... Inscribed to A.F. Goldsmith from the owner [---].
Dates: Undated

Letter from Argosy Book Stores to Tulsa Book Shop, 1948-06-23

Identifier: 1976.015.1.1
Scope and Contents Regarding recently Whitman acquisitions that may be of interest.
Dates: 1948-06-23

Letter from Gottesman and Company to the Tulsa Public Library, 1950-04-25

Identifier: 1976.015.1.2
Scope and Contents From the Item: Correspondence, minor writings, photographs, and ephemera all by or about Walt Whitman.
Dates: 1950-04-25

Letter from Northwest Missouri State Teachers College to Tulsa Book Shop, 1947-07-28

Identifier: 1976.015.1.3
Scope and Contents Response to Tulsa Book Shop's request for a copy of the June 1940 issue of their journal.
Dates: 1947-07-28