Title: Camden and Atlantic Railroad Company to Walt Whitman, 25 January 1881
Date: January 25, 1881
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Location: The Thomas Biggs Harned Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1842–1937, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Whitman Archive ID: loc.05170
Contributors to digital file: Nicole Gray, Stefan Schöberlein, and Kirsten Clawson
Office of the Secretary and Treasurer,1
CAMDEN & ATLANTIC RAILROAD CO.
Camden, N. J., Jany 25 1881.
Walt Whitman Esq
Enclosed herewith please find Complimentary Pass over this Road for the present year.
Please acknowledge receipt, and oblige2
1. Whitman composed a draft of the poem "As Consequent, Etc." (first published in the 1881 Leaves of Grass) on the back of this form letter. [back]
2. The rest of the letter has been cut off. [back]