Carl Sandburg (January 6, 1878 – July 22, 1967) was an American poet, writer,
and editor who won three Pulitzer Prizes: two for his poetry and one for his ...
Carl Sandburg was born in Galesburg, Illinois, on January 6, 1878. His parents,
August and Clara Johnson, had emigrated to America from the north of Sweden.
"Trying to write briefly about Carl Sandburg," said a friend of the poet, "is like
trying to picture the Grand Canyon in one black and white snapshot." His range of
Browse through Carl Sandburg's poems and quotes. 458 poems of Carl
Sandburg. Phenomenal Woman, Still I Rise, The Road Not Taken, If You Forget
American poet, historian, novelist, and folklorist. From the age of 11, Sandburg
worked in various occupations—as a barbershop porter, a milk truck driver, ...
Aug 18, 2012 ... Carl August Sandburg was born January 6, 1878, in a three-room cottage in
Galesburg, Illinois, to August and Clara Sandburg, immigrants from ...
American poetry, whatever its other virtues, has seldom promised a path to fame
and fortune. One lively exception was the work of Carl Sandburg, who achieved ...
Carl Sandburg was an American writer and editor, best known for his poetry. He
won three Pulitzer Prizes, two for his poetry and another for a biography of ...
Carl Sandburg provided a popular voice for the American people of the twentieth
century and still speaks to us through his words, songs and the beauty and ...
I shall never find any greater than you. Carl Sandburg, Chicago Poems, 1916.
Carl Sandburg wrote these words about his wife, Lilian Steichen Sandburg,