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Title: Walt Whitman to [Miss S. C. Merkes?], [1865–1890]

Date: [1865–1890]

Whitman Archive ID: loc.04907

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 note: The annotation, "Miss S.C. Merkes is the young lady referred to," is in an unknown hand.

Contributors to digital file: Marie Ernster, Amanda J. Axley, and Stephanie Blalock

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with thanks & love to you
Walt Whitman

Best respects to the dear young lady if you see her (it was a good sun shiny glint to me)

—Respects also to Craig L1

As yet we have no information about this correspondent.


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