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Title: Walt Whitman to the New York Tribune, [6(?) August(?) 1881]

Date: August 6, 1881

Whitman Archive ID: nyp.00507

Source: 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, 1969), 5:314. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Contributors to digital file: Eder Jaramillo, Kirsten Clawson, Stefan Schöberlein, and Nicole Gray

Send 25 papers to Walt Whitman Mott avenue near 149th St Mott Haven Care J H Johnston1


1. Whitman was at Johnston's home on August 6 (see the letter from Whitman to Jeannette L. Gilder of August 6, 1881) and he had published "A Week at West Hills" in the New York Tribune on August 4 (see the letter from Whitman to the editor of the New York Tribune of August 3, 1881). [back]


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