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Office of The Critic to Walt Whitman, 30 September 1884

 loc_af.00490_large.jpg Dear Mr. Whitman:

Enclosed please find cheque for [illegible] [cut away]1


Jeannette Leonard Gilder (1849–1916) and her brother Joseph Benson Gilder (1858–1936) edited The Critic together from 1881 to 1906. For more information on Jeannette Gilder, see Susan L. Roberson, "Gilder, Jeannette L. (1849–1916)," Walt Whitman: An Encyclopedia, ed. J.R. LeMaster and Donald D. Kummings (New York: Garland Publishing, 1998).


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