This collection contains 194 documents, correspondence, and manuscripts of various individuals collected for their autograph
value by New York
rare book dealer Walter R. Benjamin (1854-1943).
Represented figures include activists, literary, political, religious, and social people in American history.
Walter Romeyn Benjamin, 1854-1943, was a New York dealer in rare books and
manuscripts. He was the editor of The Collector, a monthly magazine for autograph
and historical collectors.
194 items in 3 boxes
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