Skip to main content

Walter Romeyn Benjamin papers

Identifier: MS-0009
A collection of letters from contemporary literary figures and publishers.


  • 1823-1928


Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.


0.2 Cubic Feet (1 document case)

Biographical Note

Walter Romeyn Benjamin was a New York dealer in rare books and manuscripts. He was the editor of The Collectors, a monthly magazine for autograph and historical collectors.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters were purchased from Walter Romeyn Benjamin in 1935.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by M. C. Beechno in 1985.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA