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Title: Walt Whitman to William D. O'Connor, 23 February [1883]

Date: February 23, 1883

Whitman Archive ID: nyp.00477

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), 3:327. 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

Feb 23 p m

I have just come back from my delightful Quaker visit—& find your MS roll, all right—It is all in good time—& if otherwise 'twould have been worth waiting for—

W. W.


1. This letter is endorsed: "Answ'd Feb 24/83." It is addressed: Wm D O'Connor | Life Saving Service | Treasury | Washington D C. It is postmarked: Philadelphia | Pa. | Feb 23 83 | 6 30 PM; Washington, Recd. | Feb | 24 | 4 30 AM | 1883 | 2. [back]


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