Carl Sandburg Autograph



Carl August Sandburg was born January 6, 1878 –  died July 22, 1967.  Sandburg was an American poet, historian, novelist, balladeer, and folklorist. He was born in Galesburg, Illinois of Swedish parents and died at his home, named Connemara, in Flat Rock, North Carolina. H. L. Mencken called Carl Sandburg “indubitably an American in every pulse-beat.” He was a successful journalist, poet, historian, biographer, and autobiographer. During the course of his career, Sandburg won two Pulitzer Prizes, one for his biography of Abraham Lincoln (Abraham Lincoln: The War Years) and one for his collection The Complete Poems of Carl Sandburg. Sandburg was awarded a Grammy Award in 1959 for Best Performance – Documentary Or Spoken Word (Other Than Comedy) for his recording of Aaron Copland’s Lincoln Portrait with the New York Philharmonic.

 

Original Carl Sandburg Autograph signed on Cut Paper. Dated 1931. Approx. size 3 x 4 1/2 inches. Regular Price – $ 599.99 / Sale Price – $ 295.00.

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