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Robert Duncan (January 7, 1919 – February 3, 1988), American poet and student of H.D. and the Western esoteric tradition.

Photo of Ma Rainey

The Laughing Philosopher: American poet Walt Whitman (1819–92). This image was made in 1887 in New York, by photographer George C. Cox. The image is said to have been Whitman's favorite from the photo-session; Cox published about seven images for…

Photograph of Gertrude Stein in front of the American Flag.

Manuscript letter from Gertrude Stein to Pablo Picasso

Letter from Stein to Picasso introducing Samuel Steward