Happy 195th Birthday, Walt Whitman!
(May 31, 1819 - March 26, 1892)
From the series: Series: Mathew Brady Photographs of Civil War-Era Personalities and Scenes
Walt Whitman fan? It’s no Leaves of Grass, but check out the file of Walt Whitman items from his time as a Federal Government clerk.
Via and flowers will grow from my body.
Lower Second Avenue, New York, circa 1954
From Louis Stettner: Wisdom Cries Out in the Streets
Normandy landing that you didnt see. 1944
Red Cross workers.
That is seriously the most badass thing I’ve ever seen.