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Correspondence

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Title: Walt Whitman to H. S. Theobold, 23 October [1876]

Date: October 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), 3:63. 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.02843

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




Camden New Jersey
U S America
Oct 231

I send to-day to same address as this card my Vol. Two Rivulets—Please notify me, (by postal card will do) soon as it reaches you safely—


W W


Notes:

1. This letter's envelope bears the address, "H S Theobold | 20 Talbot Road | Bayswater | London W | England." It is postmarked: "Camden | Oct | 23 | N.J."

H. S. Theobold was a London art collector or dealer, probably a friend of William Michael Rossetti's brother. [back]


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