• Carl Sandburg Home and Barn

    Carl Sandburg Home

    National Historic Site North Carolina

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By Mail:
Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site
81 Carl Sandburg Lane
Flat Rock, NC 28731
Please note, this is the Headquarters Office and mailing address only. Visitors using GPS or mapping software should use 1800 or 1900 Little River Road and look for the signs directing you to the visitor parking lot off of Little River Road.

By Telephone:
828/693-4178
828/693-4179 (fax)


To request permission to use publications, audio recordings and other materials by Carl Sandburg, please contact:

The Barbara Hogenson Agency, Inc.
165 West End Ave. Suite 19C
New York, NY 10023
Telephone: 212-874-8084
Fax: 212-595-6748
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Carl Sandburg State Historic Site
Martha Downey, Site Superintendent
P.O. Box 104
Bishop Hill, Illinois 61419
309-927-3345
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Carl Sandburg State Historic Site preserves the birthplace and burial site of Carl Sandburg. The Site's collection includes first editions of many of Sandburg's works, photos, and objects from the Sandburg family. The Visitors' Center orientation DVD and exhibits document Sandburg's time in Galesburg and beyond. www.sandburg.org.

Did You Know?

photo of a young Carl (Charlie) Sandburg posing for his confirmation picture; circa 1890.

Carl Sandburg, who won two Pulitzer prizes and entertained heads of state, presidents, and Hollywood movie stars, only formally graduated from the eighth grade. He attended college classes for four years, but never received a degree.