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Title: Walt Whitman to an Unidentified Printer, 23 September [1876]

Date: September 23, 1876

Source: The transcription presented here is derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977), 3:61. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

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

Whitman Archive ID: loc.02842

Contributors to digital file: Kenneth M. Price, Elizabeth Lorang, Kathryn Kruger, Zachary King, Eric Conrad, and Nicole Gray

Sept 231

I send over two copies of Two Rivulets—Can't you have the pictures properly pasted on the frontispieces prepared for them (see front of the vols)—& send them over again by this boy, & I will put my autograph on them—

Walt Whitman


1. There is no reason to question the date that Clifton Joseph Furness, Walt Whitman's Workshop: A Collection of Unpublished Manuscripts (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1928) assigned to this note (249–250). [back]


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