Photo, Print, Drawing Photograph of Carl Sandburg, 1947

About this Item

Photograph of Carl Sandburg, 1947
Contributor Names
Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967
Lincoln, Robert Todd, 1843-1926
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
CBS WTOP Newsphoto Service
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Libraries--Special collections
-  Manuscripts
-  Transcribed from item: "Carl Sandburg prepares for the second of CBS' documentary shows on the finding of the Robert Todd Lincoln collection of Abraham Lincoln's papers at the Library of Congress. The CBS documentary will be on September 14."
Call Number/Physical Location
Location: PIO 6
Source Collection
Library of Congress Archives: Photographs, Illustrations, Objects
Manuscript Division
Online Format

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Letter from W. Somerset Maugham to Archibald McLeish, July 6, 1945, made available here with permission from A.P. Watt Ltd. 20 John Street, London, WC1N2DR, United Kingdom

Letter from Marianne Moore to Archibald MacLeish, March 13, 1944, made available here with permission from Marianne Craig Moore, Literary Executor for the Estate of Marianne Moore.

Photograph, Opening of the Lincoln Papers, undated, made available here with permission from WTOP. 3400 Idaho Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20016

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Chicago citation style:

Sandburg, Carl, Robert Todd Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln, and Cbs Wtop Newsphoto Service. Photograph of Carl Sandburg. , 1947. Photograph.

APA citation style:

Sandburg, C., Lincoln, R. T., Lincoln, A. & Cbs Wtop Newsphoto Service. (1947) Photograph of Carl Sandburg. , 1947. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Sandburg, Carl, et al. Photograph of Carl Sandburg. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.