Edgar Allan Poe
(1809 - 1849)

EXCLUSIVE! The Death of Edgar Allan Poe

It is with a heavy heart and great sadness that I announce the death of my dear friend and colleague, Edgar Allan Poe. Master Poe died this day, in the Year of Our Lord, 1849. The details surrounding his death are quite mysterious. Master Poe was found in a state of “great distress” and filthy manner outside of Ryan’s Tavern, …

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READER SUBMISSION! The Death of Virginia Clemm Poe

Another rare image of the Poe family under vastly different circumstances, i.e. the death of Poe’s beloved Virginia Clemm Poe – lost to the white plague. This image was sent to us by a reader of The Union Stylus #theunionstylus. Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe August 15, 1822 – January 30, 1847