Title: David Hutcheson to Walt Whitman, 20 November 1880
Date: November 20, 1880
Editorial notes: The annotations, "$10 enc:," and "books sent," are in the hand of Walt Whitman.
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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.05741
Contributors to digital file: Natalie O'Neal, Alex Kinnaman, and Nicole Gray
152 A. Street N.E.,1
20th Novem [illegible]
I shall feel oblig [illegible] you sending me at your [illegible] a copy of your works [illegible] two volumes. Enclosed [illegible] find a p.o.o. for ten dolla [illegible] in payment.
David Hu [illegible]
Mr. Walt Whitman.
1. This letter was crossed out and repurposed by Whitman. On the back he wrote part of a prose draft titled "Poetry in America—Shakspere—the Future." [back]