Several boats of different makes and sizes are sailing in the distance of New York Harbor with an indiscernible horizon of trees or cityscape in the distance behind them. Smaller tugboats and steamboats appear on the side of the card, while the...
Witter, Bynner, 1881-1968. Epithalamion and Elegy.
March 31, 1925
I thought my Epithalamion and Elegy was “first” one evening. I know it was. Shouldn’t it have been printed with the rest? Though I was in New York, I saw almost no one. I stayed away from everything – after that ...
May 14 1913
Dear Mrs. Markham:
Bless your hearts for promptly reassuring me as to Tiger! Your letter came when I was still wondering whether my friends and readers would understand my writing and printing it. As far as I have heard, the attacks...
“FOR THE GOOD OF THE ORDER”
Chicago, April 5, 1912.
Dear Comrade of the Christian Socialist Fellowship:
Rev. Wm. A. Ward, with great courage and loyalty, took up the work of the Fellowship as General Secretary when the treasury was empty,...
160 Joralemon St.
Jan’y 13, 1900
Mr. Edwin Markham
545 3rd St., Brooklyn
My Dear Mr. Markham:
I have just written Dr. Herron telling him of your consent to speak - and perhaps read something from your writings – on the evening of the...
Dear Friend :
I wish to inform the readers of "Upton Sinclair's" concerning "Jimmie Higgins".
Last spring it appeared that the war was going to last a long time, 'and that "Jimmie Higgins" would have to stand...
July 1st 1918.
Edwin Markham Esq.,
92 Waters Avenue
West New Brighton
We took great pleasure in mailing you some copies of our May number six weeks ago. In it we published your beautiful poem “Slaves of the Drug.” We made it...
Landscapes, 1959, Spring. A literary anthology mixing poetry, short fiction and plays in a single column layout with black and white illustrations. Published by Magazine & Periodical Printing & Publishing Co., Inc., 33 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn...
The city of Troy, New York is depicted panoramically from across the Hudson River, facing east. In the foreground is a generous, relatively undeveloped stretch of land bordering the western edge of the Hudson River, approached by a steamboat and...
Flags; Hills; Ship equipment & rigging; Trees; Black & white postcards; Boats; Sailing ships; Panoramic views; Harbors; Rivers
Front caption on original reads: "View of the Naval Parade on Hudson River, during the Hudson, Fulton Celebration New York Sept. 25th to Oct. 9th 1909". This post card is quite faded and the specifics of the image are hard to recognize. Overall,...
Front caption [in decorative typefont] reads: "HUDSON RIVER Celebration 1809 1909" [top of card]; "Robert Fulton Builder of The Clermont" [bottom of card]. An embossed, large centered portrait of Robert Fulton in 19th century fashion is...