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Title: Charles H. Buck to Walt Whitman, 31 January 1888

Date: January 31, 1888

Whitman Archive ID: loc.04975

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: Whitman has drawn three lines through this autograph request from Charles H. Buck. On the back of this letter, Whitman wrote a letter to Richard Maurice Bucke dated February 2–3, 1888. See loc.07516.

Contributors to digital file: Ashlyn Stewart, Breanna Himschoot, and Stephanie Blalock



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MINNEAPOLIS HARVESTER WORKS
TWINE BINDERS AND MOWERS.
D. MORRISON, PREST.
C. MORRISON, VICE PREST.
G. A. HANSON, SUPT.
J. S. BUCK, General Agent,
FREEPORT, ILL.
Freeport, Ill.
Jan 31st,
1888

Hon. Walt Whitman, Camden, N. J.
Dear Sir.—

I am collecting notable autographs and having received quite a number I would be very much pleased to receive yours if it is not too much trouble, and oblige.

Yours Most Respectfully,
Chas. H. Buck


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