Friday, August 29, 2014

"About the Archive" statement updated

I have revised the "About the Archive" statement at

This new version of the statement was drafted and approved at Whitman Camp 2014.


Thursday, August 28, 2014

Corrections to information page for The Critic

Ken spotted a few typos and spacing errors on the information page for The Critic.  They've been corrected.

~ Nikki

tweaks made to the periodcals page on The Critic

On the page devoted to The Critic, I made minor changes in several places, changing the name from simply Critic to The Critic.  I also added white space in two places where a period and the next word had run together.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

"New York Dissected" added to the Archive

Liz Lorang today made available on the Whitman Archive the series "New York Dissected." The series is available here:

Many people contributed to the preparation of these materials, including Liz, Jason Stacy, Mark Neels, Gertrud Moreno, and Ed Folsom. 

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Added publication information to "The Good Gray Poet"

O'Connor's "The Good Gray Poet" was missing publication information. I've added it.

~ Nikki

Corrected typo in encyclopedia entry

I have corrected the spelling of the author's first name, "Phillip," in the encyclopedia entry for "Boston, Massachusetts."

~ Nikki

Correction to Civil War letter

The letter from Whitman to the editors of the New York Times of October, 1864 listed the incorrect repository. I have corrected this information and updated the transcription based on the corresponding images.

~ Nikki