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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_1238158

Ms. leaf recto.

Image Details

Image Title

:  Ms. leaf recto.

Specific Material Type

: Manuscript

Notes

: Manuscript poem written in ink; with Whitman's note at top to Mr. Clarke regarding the setup and proof: "if convenient—have this set up immediately & send me a proof this afternoon—by 6." Manuscript mounted as a set-in into larger sheet so that both recto and verso are visible.

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_1238158

Record ID

: 591428

Digital Item Published

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

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