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Title: Walt Whitman to Peter Doyle, 3 November [1875]

Date: November 3, 1875

Whitman Archive ID: nyp.00374

Source: The Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, New York Public Library. The transcription presented here is derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977), 2:342. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

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

431 Stevens st
cor West
Nov. 3.1

All going on about same. I want to come on next Monday (8th inst) & stay a few days—Would like to stop at Mr. N[ash]'s. (Will write so you will get particular word Saturday next)—



1. This piece of correspondence is addressed, "Pete Doyle | M st. South, bet 4½ & 6th | Washington, D.C." It is postmarked: "Camden | Nov | 3 | N.J.; Carrier | Nov | 4 | 8 AM."

See Whitman's November 5, 1875 letter to Doyle for dating this letter. [back]


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