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Title: Williamina H. De Joe to Walt Whitman, 25 February 1891

Date: February 25, 1891

Whitman Archive ID: loc.08226

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: On the back of this autograph request, Whitman has written what appear to be notes toward a potential title: "Some bits of random talk."

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

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Will Mr. Whitman grant the favor of his autograph to one, who not a "collector of autographs," still desires the hand writing of one of America's well known poets

Williamina H. De Joe
February 25, 1891.

As yet we have no information about this correspondent.


1. A line has been drawn through this letter in ink. [back]


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