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Title: M. C.[?] Wheeler to Walt Whitman, 20 March 1880

Date: March 20, 1880

Whitman Archive ID: yal.00461

Source: Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Transcribed from digital images or a microfilm reproduction of the original item. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Related items: Whitman crossed this letter out, cut it into pieces, and pasted part of it back together with other scraps of paper, including other letter fragments. On the back he drafted part of one of his lectures on the death of Abraham Lincoln.

Contributors to digital file: Alex Kinnaman and Nicole Gray

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March 20 1880

[illegible]ar Mr Whitman

[illegible] you at hand [illegible] do me a [illegible] poem for [Mi?] [illegible][undler?] of the [illegible] Press? If so, [illegible] send it with [illegible] to yours

[M. C.?] Wheeler

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