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

Date: May 3, 1882

Source: 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.

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

Whitman Archive ID: nyp.00438

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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