Title: Hannah L. Taylor to Walt Whitman, 10 December 1880
Date: December 10, 1880
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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.05759
Contributors to digital file: Natalie O'Neal, Alex Kinnaman, and Nicole Gray
Mr. Walt Whitman:
Your kindness was received and [I?] hopefully appreciated this evening.
Please accept my sincere thanks for your favor.
Very gratefully yours
Hannah L. Taylor
1. This letter was crossed out, pasted to another letter, and repurposed by Whitman. On the back he wrote part of a prose draft titled "Poetry in America—Shakspere—the Future." [back]