Quincy University -- TPS -- Primary Source Sets -- Poetry [April 2008]

Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources at Quincy University

 

The following are resources selected from the Library of Congress on a specific topic.

Poetry

 

Whitman, Walt. (1850). Whitman's Butterfly. from Library of Congress, Prints & Walt Whitman Collection.   http://www.loc.gov/item/wwhit000001

1760-1770:

A Voice of Her Own

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Phillis Wheatley

1770-1780:

An ode for the 4th of July 1788

1800- 1810:

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Gen. Washington with some remarks on Jeffersonian Policy

1810-1820:

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To the generous patrons of the Argus

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Shi yanagi ni mayudama no hoshizuru zu

1840- 1850:

 

"The Village Blacksmith," poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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The Patapsco and other poems by Charles Soran

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Poem written by Abiah Marchant

1850- 1860:

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The Cottage

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The grave of my mother Poetry and music composed and respectfully dedicated to Miss Megee of Philadelphia by the author of Mary's beauty

 

 

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Colored cavalier

1860-1870:

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The stars and stripes. Poetry by Francis De Haes Janvier, Esq.

The Blackbird Poem by Alexander Graham Bell

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Letter from John C. Baxter to Abraham Lincoln

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An Inaugural Poem

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Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas

1870-1880:

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Poetry of motion by S. B. Whitney.

1880- 1890:

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Selections from the poetry of Robert Herrick

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Walden Pond

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Poems

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"O Captain, My Captain" by Walt Whitman

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The Cry of the Seminole

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Henry W. Longfellow

1890- 1900:

"Autumn," poem by Helen Keller

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A summer night and other poems

1900-1910:

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Jessamine poems

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The Descent of Ishtar

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Les drawings

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Children with vines and letters M and E

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Poem for Mrs. Catt from "Girls of the Inside Room"

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Walt Whitman (Image)

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Henry W. Longfellow

1910-1920:

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I have a boy

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Alfred Noyes, English poet

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William Butler Yeats (Image)

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Ballads of Gold Mountain, Vol. 1: From Gold Mountain ballads collection

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Ballads of Gold Mountain, Vol. 2: From Gold Mountain ballads collection

1920-1930:

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Golden Gate Poetry Club Collection of Poetry: From Gold Mountain ballads collection

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Miss Harriet Monroe, editor of Poetry Magazine

1930-1940:

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My November guest.

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Carl Sandburg , head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left

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A Hillside Thaw

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The Runaway

1940-1950:

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Okie Ballads collected by Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin

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Drafts of Langston Hughes's poem "Ballad of Booker T."

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An Uncollected Sonnet by John Keats

1960-1970:

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"Dedication" by Robert Frost

Unknown Year:

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The pirates and their friend. Georgetown

The California Daddy

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Guide to Walt Whitman's Material