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Title: Jacob Moller to Walt Whitman, 11 May 1882

Date: May 11, 1882

Whitman Archive ID: loc.07434

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.

Related item: Whitman crossed out this letter and wrote a series of notes on the back of it.

Contributors to digital file: Jeannette Schollaert and Nicole Gray

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Williamsburgh NY
May 11, 82

Walt Whitman Esq
Poet &c.
My Dear Sir

On the 3d of Dec ['81 I?] wrote you a letter kindly asking if you would not oblige me with your autograph, I enclosed stamps at same time for returns, but as yet have not received your reply. I have the Autographs of nearly all the Great Men in this Country, and would be highly pleased with yours.

I enclose stamps again. I am

Truly Yours
Jacob Moller

80 South 4th St

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