Title: Henry M. Alden to Walt Whitman, 30 November 1883
Date: November 30, 1883
Source: The transcription presented here is derived from Horace Traubel, With Walt Whitman in Camden (New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1915), 220. 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.05121
Contributors to digital file: Alicia Meyer, Stefan Schöberlein, Nima Najafi Kianfar, and Nicole Gray
Harper & Brothers' Editorial Rooms.
Nov. 30, 1883.
Dear Mr. Whitman,
Please find enclosed Messrs Harper & Brothers' cheque for fifty dollars in payment for your poem, With Husky-Haughty Lips O Sea!
With thanks and best wishes for your health and holiday cheer.
Henry M. Alden
Editor Harper's Magazine.