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Title: A. F. Smith to Walt Whitman, 6 June 1891

Date: June 6, 1891

Whitman Archive ID: loc.03672

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.

Editorial notes: The annotation, "A F Smith," is in the hand of Walt Whitman. The annotation, "A.F.S.," is in an unknown hand.

Contributors to digital file: Ethan Heusser, Cristin Noonan, Brandon James O'Neil, and Stephanie Blalock

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June 6th 1891

My Dear Walt Whitman

Please write your autograph & enclose in the accompanying envelope I appreciate the many & [illegible] favors asked of you but desire your autograph so much to add to my already good collection that I trouble you—Please oblige one of your greatest admirers.

A. F. Smith

June 6th 1891.

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