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Title: Walt Whitman to an Unidentified Editor, 3 December 1881

Date: December 3, 1881

Whitman Archive ID: loc.04936

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), 3:254. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Contributors to digital file: Stefan Schoeberlein, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Eder Jaramillo, and Nicole Gray

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431 Stevens Street
Camden New Jersey
Dec: 3, '81

Dear Sir

I send you a fair proof of my Emerson article visit in hopes it will be convenient for you to print it in full.1

Walt Whitman


1. The article appeared in The Critic on December 3, the fifth part of "How I Get Around at 60, and Take Notes." [back]


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