Often credited with inspiring the Pfaff's Bohemians, Edgar Allan Poe was born January 19, 1809 in Boston, Massachusetts. He enlisted in the army on May 26, 1827 under the name Edgar A. Perry.
Mentions that Robert M. Pratt painted his portrait in 1859.
Under Henry Wheeler Shaw
Brief biographical information for Shepherd including his role as a war correspondent, poet, and teacher.
"His piano compositions were once very popular, among them the music of one of Bayard Taylor's songs" (716).
The Vault at Pfaff's
27 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem, PA 18015