Title: Hannah Whitman Heyde to Walt Whitman, 16 June 
Date: June 16, 1883
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Location: Hannah Louisa Whitman Heyde Papers, 1853–1892, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Whitman Archive ID: loc.00752
Contributors to digital file: Kirsten Clawson, Stefan Schöberlein, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Nicole Gray, and Elizabeth Lorang
Saturday afternoon June 16
Are you well enough my dear brother for me to send you my love and tell you I am so glad and happy—for I know you are gaining
That was a wonderful welcome [card?] Walt dear—You wont have to write to me again dearest brother, till you get stronger.—I dont feel uneasy.—I know you are getting better and I am oh so thankful