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Title: Walt Whitman to George and Susan Stafford, 22 March [1882]

Date: March 22, 1882

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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.03908

Contributors to digital file: Stefan Schoeberlein, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Eder Jaramillo, and Nicole Gray



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Camden1
March 222

Dear friends

I shall come down Friday afternoon in the 4½ train to Kirkwood—for three or four days visit


W W


Notes:

1. This post card is addressed: George and Susan Stafford | Kirkwood | (Glendale) | New Jersey. It is postmarked: Camden | Mar | 22 | 12 M | N.J. [back]

2. Whitman went to Glendale on Friday, March 24, and remained there until March 31 (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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