Hamlin Garland Death Cause and Date

Hamlin Garland's Death

Born (Birthday) September 14, 1860

Death Date March 4, 1940

Age of Death 79 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession Poet

The poet Hamlin Garland died at the age of 79. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

An author and poet who wrote about the lives of Midwestern farmers, he is especially known for works such as Main-Travelled Roads (1891), Prairie Folks (1892), and Jason Edwards: An Average Man (1892).

He was born on a farm near West Salem, Wisconsin, and he grew up as the second of four children.

Quotes

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There is no gilding of setting sun or glamor of poetry to light up the ferocious and endless toil of the farmers’ wives.

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I remember a hundred lovely lakes, and recall the fragrant breath of pine and fir and cedar and poplar trees. The trail has strung upon it, as upon a thread of silk, opalescent dawns and saffron sunsets.

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My recollection of a hundred lovely lakes has given me blessed release from care and worry and the troubled thinking of our modern day. It has been a return to the primitive and the peaceful.

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Whenever the pressure of our complex city life thins my blood and numbs my brain, I seek relief in the trail; and when I hear the coyote wailing to the yellow dawn, my cares fall from me – I am happy.

Hamlin Garland Death Cause and Date