Whitman, Thomas Jefferson, ALS (incomplete) to his parents. [Feb. 18(?)-28, 1848].

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Title
Whitman, Thomas Jefferson, ALS (incomplete) to his parents. [Feb. 18(?)-28, 1848].
Names
Whitman, Thomas Jefferson, 1833-1890 (Author)
Whitman, Louisa Van Velsor, 1795-1873 (Recipient)
Whitman, Walter, Sr., 1789-1855 (Recipient)
Collection

Walt Whitman papers, 1854-1892

Series V. Correspondence relating to Whitman

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1848-02-28 (Approximate)
Place: New Orleans, LA
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Whitman
Shelf locator: Walt Whitman A Series of Letters of Jefferson Whitman to his Parent Written from New Orleans 1848
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Citation/reference: Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977), #3, 1:27-28.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 leaf
[2 written sides], lacks first sheet(s).
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15520479
MSS Unit ID: 19100
Accession number: 185726B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f684fd00-98b7-0130-c82b-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1833: Creator Born
  • 1848: Created
  • 1890: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Whitman, Thomas Jefferson, ALS (incomplete) to his parents. [Feb. 18(?)-28, 1848]." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1848. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c789b90-c415-0131-2845-58d385a7b928

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Whitman, Thomas Jefferson, ALS (incomplete) to his parents. [Feb. 18(?)-28, 1848]." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c789b90-c415-0131-2845-58d385a7b928

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1848). Whitman, Thomas Jefferson, ALS (incomplete) to his parents. [Feb. 18(?)-28, 1848]. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c789b90-c415-0131-2845-58d385a7b928

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Whitman, Thomas Jefferson, ALS (incomplete) to his parents. [Feb. 18(?)-28, 1848].