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Title: Walt Whitman to Edward G. Doggett, 23 November 1880

Date: November 23, 1880

Whitman Archive ID: tex.00356

Source: The Walt Whitman Collection, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin. The transcription presented here is derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller (New York: New York University Press, 1964), 3:195. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Contributors to digital file: Alicia Bones, Anthony Dreesen, Grace Thomas, and Kevin McMullen

431 Stevens Street
Camden New Jersey
U S America
Nov: 26 '80

Yours rec'd with Enc: thanks—I forward to day by mail (to same address as this card)1 my Two Vols: as requested—Will you please send me a postal soon as they reach you safely notifying me?

Walt Whitman


1. Edward G. Doggett lived in Bristol, England (Whitman's Commonplace Book, Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.). [back]


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