3D Object LC #220 Whitman's Cardboard Butterfly

Format 3D Object
Contributors Neale, John Mason
Whitman, Walt
Dates 1850
Language English
Subjects Butterflies in Art
Easter
Hymns
Manuscripts
Poetry
Title
LC #220 Whitman's Cardboard Butterfly
Contributor Names
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. (Creator)
Neale, John Mason 1818-1866 (Contributor)
Created / Published
Undated; likely between 1850-1860
Subject Headings
-  Easter
-  Hymns
-  Butterflies in art
-  poetry
-  Manuscripts
Genre
poetry
Manuscripts
Notes
-  Box 8 contains cardboard butterfly and four notebooks containing diary entries, poetry drafts and trial lines, prose drafts, notes on Civil War hospital patients, names and addresses, and miscellaneous notes. This is one of the items numbered 1, 2, 5, 7, and 11 in the Library's 1954 pamphlet "Ten Notebooks and a Cardboard Butterfly Missing from the Walt Whitman Papers."
Medium
Cutouts
Call Number
MSS45443, Box 8: LC #220
Source Collection
Thomas Biggs Harned Walt Whitman Collection
Repository
Manuscript Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/whitman.202

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