1999 Literary Landmarks

  • Rare Books Department, "Grip the Raven," Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa. For Edgar Allan Poe and Charles Dickens.

  • Waldemar Ager House, Eau Claire, Wisc.

  • University of South Carolina, Columbia, S.C. In honor of James Dickey.

  • Willa Cather Prairie, Highway 281, Red Cloud, Neb.

  • Wyndham Robertson Library, Hollins University, Roanoke, Va.

  • Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans, La. Associated with Capote, Ford, Welty, Faulkner, and Williams.

  • Pete's Tavern, New York, N.Y. Pete's Tavern was a haunt of O. Henry and Ludwig Bemelmans.

  • O. Henry House and Museum, Austin, Texas.

  • Ernest Hemingway birthplace, Oak Park, Ill.