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Walt Whitman to Mannahatta and Jessie Louisa Whitman, 28 December 1883

 mhs.00010.001_large.jpg Dear neices1

I have received the beautiful book-knife—Just the thing, & will be in my hands every day—All well here

Uncle Walt  mhs.00010.002_large.jpg  mhs.00010.003_large.jpg  mhs.00010.004_large.jpg


  • 1. Mannahatta and Jessie, Jeff's daughters, had visited Camden in August of this year, had gone to see Hannah Heyde in Burlington, Vt., and had returned to St. Louis at the end of November (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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