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David Hutcheson to Walt Whitman, 20 November 1880

 loc_ej.00924_large.jpg Dear Sir,

I shall feel oblig[cut away] you sending me at your [cut away] a copy of your works [cut away] two volumes. Enclosed [cut away] find a p.o.o.​ for ten dolla[cut away] in payment.

With regards, Yours Faithfully David Hu[cut away] Mr. Walt Whitman. $10 enc: books sent  loc_ej.00923_large.jpg


  • 1. This letter was crossed out and repurposed by Whitman. On the back he wrote part of a prose draft titled "Poetry in America—Shakspere—the Future." [back]
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