Life & Letters


About this Item

Title: Walt Whitman to William D. O'Connor, [1867?]

Date: 1867?

Source: The transcription presented here is derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977), 1:355. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Location: The Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, New York Public Library

Whitman Archive ID: nyp.00274

Contributors to digital file: Kenneth M. Price, Elizabeth Lorang, Zachary King, and Eric Conrad

I have a half-hour's lull. If handy, send me down the proofs—or, if you prefer, (& can,) come down a moment.



1. The contents of this note are too brief and indefinite to make dating certain. It could, for example, refer to any one of a number of publishing ventures in the period between 1865 and 1867, either O'Connor's or Whitman's. [back]


Published Works | In Whitman's Hand | Life & Letters | Commentary | Resources | Pictures & Sound

Support the Archive | About the Archive

Distributed under a Creative Commons License. Ed Folsom & Kenneth M. Price, editors.