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The Walt Whitman Archive and the University of
Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries. Encoded Archival Description completed with the assistance of the Gladys
Krieble Delmas Foundation, the University of Nebraska Research Council, the
Institute for Museum and Library Services, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Title: A Walt Whitman Manuscript in the John D. Batchelder Collection, The Library of Congress
Collection Number: N/A
Creator: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
Repository: Manuscripts Division, The Library of Congress
The John D. Batchlelder Collection contains one Whitman manuscript, described below.
Subjects: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892; Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892--Manuscripts; Poets, American--19th century
Whitman Archive Title: The Dead of This
Whitman Archive ID: loc.00092
Genre: prose, poetry
Physical Description: 1 leaf, 20 x 15 cm, handwritten
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Content: A manuscript, seemingly drafted as poetry, that contains several lines and phrases that appear as prose in "The Million Dead, Too, Summ'd Up," a section of Memoranda During the War (1875-76).
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Repository Contact Information:
The Library of Congress, Manuscripts Division
Room LM101, James Madison Building
101 Independence Ave., S.E.
Washington, D.C. 20540-4680