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Title: Walt Whitman to Peter Doyle, 3 November [1875]

Date: November 3, 1875

Source: The transcription presented here is derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977), 2:342. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Location: The Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, New York Public Library

Whitman Archive ID: nyp.00374

Contributors to digital file: Kenneth M. Price, Elizabeth Lorang, Kathryn Kruger, Zachary King, and Eric Conrad

431 Stevens st
cor West
Nov. 3.1

All going on about same. I want to come on next Monday (8th inst) & stay a few days—Would like to stop at Mr. N[ash]'s. (Will write so you will get particular word Saturday next)—



1. This piece of correspondence is addressed, "Pete Doyle | M st. South, bet 4½ & 6th | Washington, D.C." It is postmarked: "Camden | Nov | 3 | N.J.; Carrier | Nov | 4 | 8 AM."

See Whitman's November 5, 1875 letter to Doyle for dating this letter. [back]


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