Personal library of collector Shawn McAllister devoted to the works of poet Edwin Markham, comprising inscribed books and
other publications, photographs, and a small collection of letters.
American poet Charles Edward Anson Markham was born in Oregon City, Oregon, and graduated from San Jose State Normal School
in 1872. He lived most of his later life in New York. He is most well-known for his poems "The Man with the Hoe," and "Lincoln,
Man of the People."
1 linear foot (archival material)
Print material is in copyright. Letters and notes are out of copyright. Contact the curator for information on reproduction
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