Walt Whitman fragment from draft of "Prayer for Columbus"
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A manuscript fragment by Walt Whitman. The asterisk at the beginning of the text suggests this was an interpolation that has been mislaid from its original text. The fragment appears to be an early draft of the introductory paragraph for his poem "Prayer of Columbus.
The item is undated, but "Prayer of Columbus" was published in early 1874, so it likely dates to the year earlier.
|Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892|
|Amherst College Archives & Special Collections|
|Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892--Archives|
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- Chicago citation style
- Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. Walt Whitman fragment from draft of "Prayer for Columbus". 1873. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://acdc.amherst.edu/view/asc:624263. (Accessed June 20, 2018.)
- APA citation style
- Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892, (1873) Walt Whitman fragment from draft of "Prayer for Columbus". Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://acdc.amherst.edu/view/asc:624263
- MLA citation style
- Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://acdc.amherst.edu/view/asc:624263>.