Poe Memorial Statue

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Poe Memorial Statue - Edgar A. Poe. The Baltimore papers announce...
Edgar A. Poe. The Baltimore papers announce that arrangements arrangements have been made by citizens of Baltimore for the erection of a marble monument to the ; memory of Edgar Allen Poe. A correspondent of the American, correcting some misstate - merits, sives the following as the correct ac count of Poe's burial and his family relations: , "I will correct a statement ot tne writer where he says: '.''His remains lie buried in an ' obscure corner of the Presbyterian burying ound,' corner of Fayette and Green streets.' e was buried in hie grandfather's (David Poe) lot near the centre of the graveyard, wherein were buried his grandmother and several others, of the' family. , 1 furnished a neat mahogany ' obffin, and Mr; Nelson Poe the haok and hearse. ' Mr. Nelson Poe, JudgeiNelson andmyself, jtd - gather with Mr.. Charles' Sttter&e ubdertaketf were the only persons attending his funeral Mr. Edgar Allen Foe was the son of the brother, brother, David Poe, Jr., of my first wife, Eliza Foe, and was adopted by Mr. Allen, . of Biou -

Clipped from The Brooklyn Daily Eagle16 Oct 1865, MonPage 4

The Brooklyn Daily Eagle (Brooklyn, New York)16 Oct 1865, MonPage 4
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