Title: Alman H. Fogg & Co. to Walt Whitman, 27 October 1880
Date: October 27, 1880
Editorial note: The annotation, "books sent," is 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.05788
Contributors to digital file: Natalie O'Neal, Alex Kinnaman, and Nicole Gray
Alman H. Fogg & Co.,1
Jobbers and Retailers of
Hardware, Paints & Oils,
Oct 27 1880
1. This letter was crossed out and repurposed by Whitman. He cut it in half, pasted it to other sheets, and on the back wrote part of a prose draft titled "Poetry in America—Shakspere—the Future." [back]