Sandburg, Carl-Joseph Halle Schaffner. Collection 1927-1969


Sandburg, Carl-Joseph Halle Schaffner. Collection, 1927-1969

Sandburg, Carl-Joseph Halle Schaffner. Collection 1927-1969

This collection contains correspondence between poet and Lincoln biographer Carl Sandburg and manuscripts collector Joseph Halle Schaffner. The collection includes letters from or accounts of mutual friends, especially persons affiliated with the New School for Social Research, and photographs. Also included is Sandburg memorabilia collected by Schaffner.


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New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (corporateBody)

Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967 (person)

Carl Sandburg (1878-1967) was an American author, editor and poet. He won three Pulitzer prizes, two for his poetry and the third for his biography of Abraham Lincoln. From the guide to the Carl Sandburg Collection, 1924-1954, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) American poet, novelist and historian, Carl Sandburg (1878-1967) won two Pulitzer Prizes, one for Abraham Lincoln: the War Years and the other for The Complete Poems of Carl Sandburg ...

Schaffner, Joseph Halle (person)