Carl Sandburg was a great voice of the American industrial age, a "people's poet" who combined the mystical patriotism of Walt Whitman with the social activism of Woody Guthrie. Sandburg's special topic was the bustle and spirit of mid...
January 6, 1878 (age
July 22, 1967
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
Carl Sandburg's Biography 1878 - 1967. Author-poet Carl Sandburg was born in
the three-room cottage at 313 East Third Street in Galesburg on January 6, ...
Penelope Niven. Sandburg, Carl (6 Jan. 1878-22 July 1967), poet, writer, and
folk musician, was born Carl August Sandburg in Galesburg, Illinois, the son of ...
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Carl Sandburg was born in Galesburg, Illinois on January 6, 1878. He lived to
become a Pulitzer Prize winning poet and biographer of Abraham Lincoln,