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Title: Walt Whitman to William D. O'Connor, [3 May 1882]

Date: May 3, 1882

Whitman Archive ID: nyp.00438

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), 3:275. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Contributors to digital file: Stefan Schoeberlein, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Eder Jaramillo, and Nicole Gray

In the just mailed Osgood and L of G budget, the date on the last slip (marked L) sh'd of course have been May 31


1. This letter is addressed: Wm D O'Connor | Life Saving Service Bureau | Washington D C. It is postmarked: Philadelphia | May | 3 | 7 PM | Pa.; Washington, D.C. | May | 4 | (?) AM | 1882 | Recd. [back]


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