Title: Walt Whitman to Peter Doyle, 17 July 
Date: July 17, 1874
Source: The transcription presented here is derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977), 2:309. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.
Location: The Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, New York Public Library
Whitman Archive ID: nyp.00349
Contributors to digital file: Kenneth M. Price, Elizabeth Lorang, Kathryn Kruger, Zachary King, and Eric Conrad
431 Stevens st.
Your last rec'd. As I write am quite comfortable—but have been pretty sick the past week, by spells.
1. This piece of correspondence is addressed, "Peter Doyle, | M st. South, bet 4½ & 6th | Washington, D.C." It is postmarked: "Camden | Jul | 17 | N.J.: Carrier | 18 | Jul | 8 AM." [back]