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Title: Walt Whitman to Susan Stafford, 12 April [1883]

Date: April 12, 1883

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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.03912

Contributors to digital file: Stefan Schoeberlein, Kirsten Clawson, Nima Najafi Kianfar, and Nicole Gray



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Camden1
April 12

I will come down Saturday afternoon in the 4 o'clock train to Kirkwood—& stay over till Sunday afternoon2


W W


Notes:

1. This letter is addressed: Mrs Susan M Stafford | Kirkwood | Glendale | New Jersey. It is postmarked: Camden | Apr | 13 | 7 AM | N.J. [back]

2. Whitman went to Glendale on April 14, Saturday, and stayed until Monday (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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