Gallery: Portraits of Edgar Allan Poe


"Whitman" daguerreotype, 1848


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This daguerreotype belonged to Poe's one-time fiancee and long-time supporter, Sarah Helen Whitman. On November 13, 1848, Poe had this daguerreotype taken for Sarah Helen at the studio of Masury and Hartshorn, in Providence, Rhode Island. Poe is 39 years old.

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