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Source:   Whitman, Walt. "Go, said his soul to a poet."

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Ms. leaf verso

Image ID: m_1169333

Ms. leaf verso (before 1876)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Ms. leaf verso

Additional Name(s)

: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Author

Specific Material Type

: Manuscript


: With NYPL property stamp. Ms. comprised of two unequal sized sheets of paper pasted together. Upper sheet is a pencil draft (fragment) of a letter from Whitman (cancelled in ink and blue pencil); below the fragment, Whitman has added a note in ink: "Specimens of Rough Drafts of Poems Scraps &c." Lower sheet is a fragment of a letter to Whitman from the Solicitor's Office, Washington, dated March 13, 1874 (cancelled in blue pencil).


: Whitman, Walt. "Go, said his soul to a poet."

Source Description

: 1 p.


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature

Digital ID

: m_1169333

Record ID

: 472940

Digital Item Published

: 8-26-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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