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Title: Wesley M. Graham to Walt Whitman, 13 July 1888

Date: July 13, 1888

Whitman Archive ID: loc.05031

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 pasted this letter to the verso of a manuscript that includes prose notes on the life of Elias Hicks.

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

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July 13–1888

Mr. Walt Whitman.
Dear Sir,

Would you kindly send me your autograph on the enclosed cards and oblige

Yours truly,
W.M. Graham

Little is known about Wesley M. Graham (b. 1870), who worked in a printing office in Pennsylvania.


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