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Title: Josie Morse to Walt Whitman, 22 November 1875

Date: November 22, 1875

Whitman Archive ID: loc.07059

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 items: Whitman pasted this letter together with a letter he received from Peter Doyle. Whitman used the back of this letter to draft his November 26, 1875, letter to Edwin Einstein. See loc.01881, and loc.02146.

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

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Nov. 22, 1875.


[illegible]I do not [illegible] I should address [illegible] I love you for [illegible]ess.

[illegible]reat favor to ask [illegible] I hope you will [illegible] too great to grant. [illegible] please put your [illegible] the enclosed card?1 [illegible]se very happy.

[illegible]rs respectfully,
Josie Morse

[illegible] papa's box as [illegible] me sooner.

As yet we have no information about this correspondent.


1. This enclosure has not been located. [back]


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