[Image of: RSS Feed Icon] Toggle page view between regular and printer-friendly

Person Detail: E. B. White

Is this YOU? Click here to request an update to your information.

General Information:
Full Name: E. B. White
(1899-1985) Poet, editor, writer, novelist, essayist, writer of childrens books. E. B. White wrote "The Talk of the Town" column for the early New Yorker, several books of verse, revised "Elements of Style" (1959) by William Strunk, Jr., and such childrens books as "Stuart Little" (1945) and "Charlottes Web" (1952). He lived on East 48th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues in Manhattan, New York.
Author's Timeline:
1921 Tompkins County
Mr. White received a bachelor of arts degree from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, in 1921.  
1899 Westchester County
Elwyn Brooks White was born in Mount Vernon, New York, on July 11, 1899. 
1924 New York County
Mr. White moved to New York City in 1924 and lived for a time on East 48th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues in Manhattan, New York. 
1995 (Unknown) County
E. B. White died at his home in North Brooklin, Maine, on October 1, 1995. 
1945 (Unknown) County
Stuart Little
(Pub: Harper & Row ISBN: )
Childrens book. 
1952 (Unknown) County
Charlotte's Web
(Pub: Harper & Row ISBN: )
Children's book; illustrated by Garth Williams. 
1995 (Unknown) County
E. B. White was interred at the Brooklin Cemetery in Brooklin, Hancock County, Maine. 
1929 (Unknown) County
The Lady Is Cold
(Pub: Harper & Brothers Publishers ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1938 (Unknown) County
The Fox of Peapack
(Pub: Harper & Brothers ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1949 (Unknown) County
Here Is New York
(Pub: Harper ISBN: )
Collectin of essays. 
1970 (Unknown) County
The Trumpet of the Swan
(Pub: Harper & Row ISBN: 0060263970 / 978-0060263973 )
Children's book. 
1962 (Unknown) County
The Points Of My Compass: Letters From The East, The West, The North, The South
(Pub: Harper & Row ISBN: )
Collection of essays. 
1946 (Unknown) County
The Wild Flag
(Pub: Houghton Mifflin Company ISBN: )
Collection of editorials. 
1942 (Unknown) County
One Man's Meat
(Pub: Harper & Brothers ISBN: )
Collection of essays. 
1939 (Unknown) County
Quo Vadimus? or, The Case of the Bicycle
(Pub: Harper & Brothers ISBN: )
Collection of stories and sketches. 
? Suffolk County
Mr. White was a well-known resident of Bellport, New York. 

Featured Events

Browse the NY Literary Events Calendar »
Browse the NY Special Events Calendar »
Browse National Recurring Events »

Explore New York
Albany Allegany Broome Cattaraugus Cayuga Chautauqua Chemung Chenango Clinton Columbia Cortland Delaware Dutchess Erie Essex Essex Franklin Fulton Genesee Greene Hamilton Herkimer Jefferson Lewis Livingston Madison Monroe Montgomery Nassau Niagara Oneida Onondaga Ontario Orange Orleans Oswego Otsego Otsego Putnam Rensselaer Rockland St. Lawrence Saratoga Schenectady Schoharie Schuyler Seneca Steuben Suffolk Sullivan Tioga Tompkins Ulster Warren Washington Wayne Westchester Wyoming Yates See NYC Lit Map Bishop, Elizabeth Cornplanter, Jesse Melville, Herman Clemens (Mark Twain), Samuel Cooper, James Fenimore Gardner, John Barnes, Djuna Harte, Francis Brett Douglass, Frederick Whitman, Walt Paine, Thomas Nabokov, Vladimir Millay, Edna St. Vincent Ali, Agha Shahid View NYC Lit Map Go to home page View NYSCA website
Bronx County New York County (Manhattan) Queens County Kings County (Brooklyn) Richmond County (Staten Island) Poe, Edgar Allan Kubrick, Stanley Hart, Moss Moore, Marianne Craig Kang, Younghill Stein, Gertrude Corso, Gregory Da Ponte, Lorenzo de Burgos, Julia Singer, Isaac Bashevis Hansberry, Lorraine Parker, Dorothy McCarthy, Mary Schomburg, Arthur A. Baldwin, James Cather, Willa Sibert View NYS Lit Map Go to home page View NYSCA website
[Please Wait Spinner] Please Wait...