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Title: Elihu Vedder to Walt Whitman, 25 February 1881

Date: February 25, 1881

Whitman Archive ID: loc.04349

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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Feb. 25th 1881.
Rome Italy

The books came to day—many thanks for the portrait—it is splendid. The books came in good order—always faithfully

Elihu Vedder

To Walt Whitman.


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