Horace Traubel and Anne Montgomerie Traubel papers, 1824-1979 (bulk 1883-1947)
Correspondence of both Horace Traubel and Anne Montgomerie Traubel, including letters exchanged between them; diary notes and journals (1873-1917) kept by Horace Traubel, including a daily record (1888-1892) of his visits and conversations with Walt Whitman published as With Walt Whitman in Camden (1906); literary files containing prose, poetry, criticism and miscellaneous writings by the Traubels and others; correspondence, literary manuscripts, publishing and financial records, proofs, and printed matter comprising the files of The Conservator, a magazine expressing socialist views, edited and published by Horace Traubel; personal financial and legal records; scrapbooks; and other papers. The collection reflects the Traubels' support of the literary and artistic avant-garde, the arts and crafts and ethical culture movements, and social and political reform. Also includes the papers of Walt Whitman; of the Traubels' daughter Gertrude Traubel; and of their friends and financial supporters, Frank Bain and Mildred Bain
Archival Material, English,
75,600 items. 218 containers plus 2 oversize. 88.4 linear feet.
Collection material in English