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Title: Walt Whitman to Albert Johnston, 6 July 1886

Date: July 6, 1886

Whitman Archive ID: loc.02424

Source: The Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Transcribed from digital images or a microfilm reproduction of the original item. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

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328 Mickle street1
July 6 '86—

yours rec'd with the $2 as pay for the book. I am ab't as usual.


Albert Johnston was the son of John H. Johnston, a New York jeweler and friend of Whitman.


1. This postal card is addressed: Albert Johnston | Jeweler | 150 Bowery cor: Broome | New York City. It is postmarked: CAMDEN | JUL | 7 | 1 30 PM | 1886 | N.J.; A | 7 7-86 | [illegible] | [illegible]. [back]


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