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Source:   Whitman, Walt. "The Sobbing of the Bells." Holograph draft (fragment) of poem, unsigned and dated midnight, Sept. 19-20, ....


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Ms. leaf recto.

Image ID: m_1238162

Ms. leaf recto.


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Image Details

Image Title

:  Ms. leaf recto.

Specific Material Type

: Manuscript

Notes

: Autograph letter written in purple ink on lined United States House of Representatives letterhead. Letter laid in at front of custom binding of The Sobbing of the Bells (not bound in).

Source

: Whitman, Walt. "The Sobbing of the Bells." Holograph draft (fragment) of poem, unsigned and dated midnight, Sept. 19-20, 1881. 2 p.

Location

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

Digital ID

: m_1238162

Record ID

: 591353

Digital Item Published

: 8-31-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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