Carl Sandburg papers (MS 58), 1919-1939.


Carl Sandburg papers (MS 58), 1919-1939.

The papers include a 5-page typewritten anti-war poem, "Be steady now and keep your shirt on ...," signed by Sandburg to "Morris Rosenfeld, as between good neighbors, Carl Sandburg, Denver August 9, 1938." It also comprises miscellaneous correspondence including a typed letter, signed by Sandburg to Jessie B. Rittenhouse Aug. 18, 1919 on Chicago Daily News letterhead stationery with envelope, as well as a typed letter signed to Mary Ethel McAuley, March 8, 1920 on letterhead with envelope. Miscellaneous materials related to Sandburg such as tear sheets and advertisements for books by and about Sandburg are also included.

1 folder.


SNAC Resource ID: 7040439

University of Colorado Boulder

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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 ...

Rosenfeld, Morris, 1862-1923 (person)

Rittenhouse, Jessie B. (Jessie Belle), 1869-1948 (person)

Poet and editor. From the description of Papers of Jessie Belle Rittenhouse, 1902-1927. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 30793757 ...

McAuley, Mary Ethel (person)