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Title: George W. Bull to Walt Whitman, 7 October 1878

Date: October 7, 1878

Whitman Archive ID: loc.07448

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: A line has been drawn through this letter, and Whitman used the verso to draft trial titles, perhaps for Specimen Days.

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

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Oct 7th 1878

Walt Whitman
Dear Sir

Will you please send me your autograp by so doing you will [confer?] me a great favor.

Yours Truly
Geo. W. Bull

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