Title: Walt Whitman to Dr. Bielby, 20 May 
Date: May 20, 1873
Source: The transcription presented here is derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977), 5:296. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.
Location: The location of the original manuscript is unknown.
Whitman Archive ID: med.00428
Contributors to digital file: Janel Cayer, Kenneth M. Price, Elizabeth Lorang, Kathryn Kruger, Zachary King, and Eric Conrad
Tuesday May 20th 1
I will be happy to receive a visit from Mrs. Bielby—will be in my room to-morrow, Wednesday, from 10 to 11 ½ forenoon—Will always be happy to have visits from you or Mrs. B.
1. Transcript. Transcription provided to Edwin Haviland Miller by Warren Chappell. [back]