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Correspondence

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Title: Walt Whitman to Jeannette L. Gilder, 8 January [1881]

Date: January 8, 1881

Source: Transcribed from digital images or a microfilm reproduction of the original item. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Notes for this letter were derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller, 6 vols. (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977).

Location: The Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

Whitman Archive ID: loc.02205

Contributors to digital file: Grace Thomas, Eder Jaramillo, Nima Najafi Kianfar, and Nicole Gray



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431 Stevens Street
Camden New Jersey
Jan: 8

My dear Miss G

Yours of yesterday rec'd—glad you like the papers—the $20 rec'd—thanks—Send the proof (which is important) & it will be sent back the same night, so that you will get it next forenoon—

Yes, you shall have two more1


Walt Whitman


Notes:

1. Whitman sent the next two articles in the series on April 9 (Whitman's Commonplace Book, Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.). [back]


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