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Title: Louis G. Richardson to Walt Whitman, [6 June 1881]

Date: June 6, 1881

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Location: The Thomas Biggs Harned Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1842–1937, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

Whitman Archive ID: loc.06092

Contributors to digital file: Alex Kinnaman and Nicole Gray

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a favor by letting me know where and at what cost I can obtain the volume or volumes.1

Very respectfully
Louis G. Richardson.

17 Western Ave.


1. Whitman crossed out and repurposed this page of Richardson's letter, drafting his own letter to James R. Osgood & Company on the back. The location of the first part of Richardson's letter is unknown. [back]


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