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Title: James R. Osgood to Walt Whitman, 23 May 1881

Date: May 23, 1881

Whitman Archive ID: loc.05157

Source: The Thomas Biggs Harned Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1842–1937, 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.

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May 23 1881

Dear W Whitman

Yours of 20th recd.

I shall be glad if you will send the copy this week, as I sail for Europe in a fortnight, and would like to come to some understanding in the matter before leaving.

Yours truly
J. R. Osgood
Walt Whitman Esq


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