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Title: Walt Whitman to Mr. Baker, 25 September 1866

Date: September 25, 1866

Whitman Archive ID: med.00658

Source: Location of original letter manuscript is unknown. The transcription presented here is derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977), 1:286. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Vanessa Steinroetter, and Alyssa Olson

Mr. O'Connor's address is Wm. D. O'Connor, Light House Board, Treasury Dep't. Washington, D. C.

Yours respectfully,

Walt Whitman1


1. Additional information about the recipient of this letter, Mr. Baker, is not known. [back]


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