• Daguerreotype of Edgar Allan Poe 1848

    Edgar Allan Poe

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

Park Newspaper

July 2009 Gazette
Newsletter highlighting park programs and other events in and around Independence National Historical Park.

Did You Know?

Detail of a photograph of a daguerreotype of Edgar Allan Poe by W.S. Hartshorn, 1848.

The heavy metal super group, Iron Maiden, recorded their own version of Poe’s detective story, The Murders in the Rue Morgue.