Charles Feinberg collection, 1872-1984

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Collection Overview

Title: Charles Feinberg collection, 1872-1984

Predominant Dates:1872-1894

ID: ASM0071

Extent: 5.0 Boxes

Languages: English, Romanian

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Charles E. Feinberg was an editor Emeritus of the Walt Whitman Quarterly Review. The collection consists of Walt Whitman related materials; predominantly framed and unframed prints, but also leaves from periodicals and leaves advertising Whitman reissues, a Whitman poetry broadside, a Romanian Institute of Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries catalog for a Walt Whitman Exhibit, and other Whitman memorabilia.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Charles Feinberg Collection Finding Aid © 2009 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to asc.library@miami.edu.

Preferred Citation: Charles Feinberg Collection, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida


Box and Folder Listing


Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Facsimile of Autographed Instructions to Printer from WhitmanAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Original Wedding Announcement, Written by Anne Montgomerie and Horace L. Traubel, 1891Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Original 1860 Engraving of Walt Whitman by S. A. Shoof. Frontispiece for 3rd edition of Leaves of Grass, 1860Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Original Unused Envelope of Walt Whitman, c1890Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Portraits from LifeAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Complete Poems and Prose advertisement, 1888-1889Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Original Admission Ticket to 1890 Robert G. Ingersoll Lecture on Whitman, 1890Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Item 1: Framed print of Walt Whitman by Chas Hine, 1857-1859Add to your cart.
This engraving was used in the 1860 edition of Leaves of Grass.
Item 2: Framed print of Walt Whitman by G. F. E. Pearsall, 1872Add to your cart.
Item 3: Framed print of Walt Whitman, 1880Add to your cart.
Item 4: Framed print of Walt Whitman, 1880Add to your cart.
Item 5: Framed print of Walt Whitman by G. F. E. Pearsall, 1872Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Item 1: Two Framed original pages from 1876 printing of Leaves of Grass, 1876Add to your cart.
Item 2: Framed original wood engraving of a portrait by Linton, 1875. Including a proof page of Leaves of Grass, 1875Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Item 1: Broadside: Whitman's poem describing a perfect schoolAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Framed albumen prints of Walt WhitmanAdd to your cart.
Item 3: Framed albumen enlargement of Walt WhitmanAdd to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Original leaves of "At The Graveside of Walt Whitman," Supplemental April 1892 issue of The Conservator, 1892Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Original advertisement pages to "In Re Walt Whitman: Edited by his Literary Executors", 1893Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Original advertisement for A Leaves of Grass Reprint, 1902Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Walt Whitman Exhibit Catalog from Rumanian Institute of Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries, 1956Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Documents from Dr. Charles E. Feinberg, 1984Add to your cart.