Wednesday, May 02, 2012

Poe's Bronx cottage wins award.

Sketch of Poe's cottage, NYPL
A newly restored residence of Edgar Allan Poe has received a major award for preservation. Poe lived in this cottage in the Bronx from 1846 to 1849; the Web site of the Bronx Historical Society also features a film about Poe's life in the Bronx. (Hat tip to the New York History blog)

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