The Poets’ Garden
Beloved “Edwin of the Song”
Hail! on this my happiest Thanksgiving. My heart overflows with gratitude for the great gifts you have given. I shall try always to be worthy and to carry on for...
January 31st, 1907.
Mr. Edwin Markham,
Westerleigh Park, West New Brighton, Staten Island.
My dear Mr. Markham:-
One of the two rooms we have in mind is big enough to hold five or six thousand books, and you have no idea how blue the skies are out...
Paul writes to his sister that he has seen their friend Bernie Abraham and everyone at the front is doing well. Paul describes his last night in Paris and being moved by the beauty of the exposition, the lights, and the Seine.
Harry writes from a military hospital, recovering from the typhus shot he received. He discusses the kindness and compassion of the British doctors. Describes military life: no drinking or fraternizing with the women. Harry writes that everyone...
Pedestrian bridges;Dresses;Hats;Hills;Houses;Lock houses;Locks;Ropes;Snubbing posts;Trees;Men;Passengers;People;Women;Black & white postcards;Canal Boats;Canals;
Black & white photograph of a canal boat carrying male and female passengers in the lock near Schenectady, New York. People stand on both sides of the lock looking down. A foot bridge at the end of the lock has two pedestrians crossing. Three...