Edgar Daniel Kramer (1887-1966)
Poet, Author, and Teacher
Born October 9, 1887, Baltimore, Maryland
Died July 1966, Baltimore County, Maryland
Edgar Daniel Kramer was a prolific author of short stories and poems, publishing dozens of pieces in magazines and newspapers, everything from Breezy Stories to the New York Times. Born on October 9, 1887, in Baltimore, Maryland, he was the oldest of Henry and Margaret Kramer's dozen children. He spent a good deal of his life teaching and caring for children.
As a young man, Kramer taught at the Stone School in Cornwall Heights, New York (now known as the Storm King School). After the death of his parents, he returned to Baltimore, where he assumed the role of head of the household of eight… Go to person page >