Raymond Biswanger Slide Collection
Edgar Allan Poe: 1837
Edgar Allan Poe moved from Richmond to New York City in Feburary 1837, living first at 6th Avenue and Beverly Place, and then at 113½ Carmine Street. He would often take walks with his wife Virginia in the Old St John’s Graveyard located close by.
New York, New York
Edgar Allan Poe was treated for a head cold at the wedge-shaped Georgian Northern Dispensary building at 165 Waverly Street in 1837, the same year he moved to New York.
113½ Carmine Street, New York, New York [13 September 1953]
Northern Dispensary in Greenwich Village, New York, New York [23 June 1978]
Doorway of the Northern Dispensary, Greenwich Village, New York, New York [26 March 1954]