Title: Emma M. String to Walt Whitman, 19 May 1881
Date: May 19, 1881
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Location: The Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Whitman Archive ID: loc.01200
Contributors to digital file: Vince Moran, Eder Jaramillo, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Nicole Gray, and Stefan Schöberlein
THOS. HANLON, D. D., Pres't.
May 19, 1881.
Walt Whitman, Esq.,
The ladies of the Callilogian Society of Pennington Seminary have just completed their hall, which to be dedicated after the Commencement exercises June 24th.
Among the many noted names suggested as a speaker for the occasion yours has been selected. Will you do us the honor of delivering our dedication address?
Please answer by return mail.
Miss Emma M. String
Cor. Sec. Callilogian Soc.