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Title: Walt Whitman to an Unidentified Printer, 23 September [1876]

Date: September 23, 1876

Whitman Archive ID: loc.02842

Source: The Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. The transcription presented here is derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977), 3:61. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

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

Sept 231

I send over two copies of Two Rivulets—Can't you have the pictures properly pasted on the frontispieces prepared for them (see front of the vols)—& send them over again by this boy, & I will put my autograph on them—

Walt Whitman


1. There is no reason to question the date that Clifton Joseph Furness, Walt Whitman's Workshop: A Collection of Unpublished Manuscripts (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1928) assigned to this note (249–250). [back]


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