In Whitman's Hand


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Title: Mem. The Saturday

Creators: Walt Whitman, Unknown, Horace Traubel

Date: After 1867

Whitman Archive ID: loc.03434

Source: The Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Transcribed from digital images of the original item. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the marginalia and annotations, see our statement of editorial policy.

Notes written on manuscript: On surface 1, in the hand of Horace Traubel: "see notes May 29, '88"

Contributors to digital file: Lauren Grewe, Ty Alyea, Nicole Gray, and Matt Cohen

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Attorney General's Office Washington 18

Mem. The Saturday Review (London) of Sept 21, 1867, (p 383) distinctly endorses Walt Whitman as the only American poet— complains of all the other writers of verse in the United States, are mere imitators, without exception

Tinsley's Magazine, for Oct. '67

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