Title: Walt Whitman to Henry Tyrrell, 2 June 1884
Date: June 2, 1884
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Location: The Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Whitman Archive ID: loc.04301
Contributors to digital file: Stefan Schöberlein, Ian Faith, Kyle Barton, and Nicole Gray
328 Mickle Street
Camden New Jersey
June 2 '84
Thanks dear friend, for your loving note & beautiful little enclosure—I am about as usual—receive the Weekly you send & am glad to get it.
Henry Tyrrell was a journalist, poet, and historian from New York, and he was apparently associated with Frank Leslie's Publishing House. Tyrrell published in some of the same venues as Whitman (such as The Cosmopolitan and The Century) and was a fellow member in the American Copyright League.