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University of Rhode Island; revised and expanded by the Walt Whitman Archive and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries. Encoded Archival Description completed with the assistance of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Title: Walt Whitman Literary Manuscript in Special Collections and University Archives, Robert L. Carothers Library, University of Rhode Island
Creator: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives
Special Collections and University Archives, Robert L. Carothers Library, University of Rhode Island holds one Whitman prose manuscript, described below.
Subjects: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892; Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892--Manuscripts; Poets, American--19th century
Whitman Archive Title: [There seems to be quite]
Whitman Archive ID: uri.00001
Repository Title: Walt Whitman's Drum Taps
Repository ID: PS3211 A1 1865
Physical Description: 1 leaf, handwritten
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Content: A prose manuscript fragment tipped in a first edition copy of Drum Taps (1865). Though no lines from this manuscript can be traced directly to Whitman's published prose, this fragment shares a strong thematic connection with "The Real War Will Never Get in the Books," Specimen Days & Collect (1882–1883).
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Repository Contact Information:
Special Collections and University Archives
University of Rhode Island
Robert L. Carothers Library
15 Lippitt Road
Kingston, RI 02881-2011