Carl Sandburg and Marilyn Monroe
by Len Steckler
Actress Marilyn Monroe is shown with poet Carl Sandburg in this December 1961 photo taken in New York City in this photo released to Reuters February 5, 2010. Photographer Len Steckler shot the black-and-white images of Monroe when she unexpectedly arrived at his apartment in December, 1961, to visit his friend, Pulitzer-prize winning poet Sandburg. Steckler is offering them for a sale as a limited edition series called Marilyn Monroe: The Visit.