Original finding aid completed by the Library of Congress; revised and expanded by The Walt Whitman Archive and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries. Encoded Archival Description completed through the assistance of the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, the University of Nebraska Research Council, and the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
Title: Walt Whitman Poetry Manuscripts in the Charles N. Elliot Collection, The Library of Congress
Collection Number: N/A
Creator: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
Repository: Manuscripts Division, The Library of Congress
The Charles N. Elliot Collection holds several Whitman items including a poetry draft, article reprints, newspaper and magazine clippings on Whitman, and correspondence about Whitman. For this electronic finding aid, only those objects deemed poetry manuscripts have been described at the item-level.
Subjects: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892; Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892--Manuscripts; Poets, American--19th century;
Trial lines and rough draft of the first section of the poem "Nay, Tell Me Not To-Day the Publish'd Shame" first published in the New York Daily Graphic March 5, 1873.
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Repository Contact Information:
Manuscripts Division, The Library of Congress
Room LM101, James Madison Building
101 Independence Ave., S.E.
Washington, D.C. 20540-4680