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Walt Whitman to Peter Doyle, 26 February [1878]

Paper rec'd​ (as always—thanks)—Well as usual—nothing new—have been down in the country the last week—It is now noon & I am just going out & over the river—

W. W


  • 1. The envelope for this letter bears the address: Pete Doyle | M Street South—bet 4½ & 6th | Washington | D C. It is postmarked: Camden | Feb | 26 | N.J. [back]
  • 2. The year is confirmed by the allusion to the stay with the Staffords and by a reference to this communication in 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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