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Walt Whitman to Ruth Stafford, 10 May [1881]


Yours rec'd​ —All right—I will come down Friday afternoon in the 4½ train to Kirkwood—

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  • 1. This post card bears the address: Miss Ruth Anna Stafford | Kirkwood (Glendale) | New Jersey. [back]
  • 2. May 10 fell on Tuesday in 1881, and Whitman went to Glendale on Friday, May 13 (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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