• Daguerreotype of Edgar Allan Poe 1848

    Edgar Allan Poe

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

Other Resources

Here are a few of other Poe sources:

Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department, Philadelphia, PA

Friends of Poe, Philadelphia, PA

Knowing Poe, Maryland Public Television

Poe Museum, Richmond, Virginia

Poe Cottage, Bronx, New York

Poe House, Baltimore, Maryland

Poe Society

Walt Whitman House, Camden, NJ

Did You Know?

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While in the Army, Poe received the highest rank that an enlisted man could achieve: Sergeant Major. Normally it would take 20 years to reach the rank of Sergeant Major; Poe received the rank in 19 months.