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Title: A. Williams to Walt Whitman, 2 December 1880

Date: December 2, 1880

Whitman Archive ID: loc.04365

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.

Related item: This letter from A. Williams has been crossed out. On the back of it Whitman drafted a poem titled "A Clear Midnight" and labeled it "end of "From Noon to Starry Night" cluster."

Contributors to digital file: Kirsten Clawson, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Eder Jaramillo, Nicole Gray, and Elizabeth Lorang

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Dec 2d 1880.

Mr Walt Whitman
Dear Sir:

Enclosed please find seven dollars for the two Volumes of your works just received.

Yours truly
A. Williams


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