Philadelphia Authors and Sites

(A select and growing list)

Bronson Alcott & Louisa May Alcott

Robert Montgomery Bird

Charles Brockden Brown

Pearl S. Buck

Sam Delany

Charles Dickens

W.E.B. Du Bois

Benjamin Franklin

Philip Freneau

William Gardner Smith

David Goodis

George Lippard

Shaun McBride

Tom McHale

John McIntyre

James Michener

Silas Weir Mitchell (“Dr. Quiet”)

Marianne Moore

Christopher Morely

Lucretia Mott

Thomas Paine

Edgar Allan Poe

Richard Powell

Agnes Repplier

Rosenbach Museum and Library

Sonia Sanchez

Maurice Sendak

Bayard Taylor

Mark Twain

E. B. White

Owen Wister

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