Protect Poet Walt Whitman's New York City Home

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Karin Coonrod
1 year ago
This is essential for New York to claim its own poet.

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Eryn Prado
2 years ago
I believe it is important to mark this, and other culturally historic sites that reflect the diverse culture of both New York and America.

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Samantha Sontag
2 years ago
"I am what I am" -Walt Whitman, "Live Oak, with Moss" (VIII)

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Marvin Kabakoff
2 years ago
Whitman was a seminal poet in American literature and in LGBTQ history. This home needs to be given landmark status.

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Jim Cory
2 years ago
Walt Whitman is one of the most important American writers.

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Lisa Feder-Feitel
2 years ago
I'm signing because my husband Charlie and I love Walt Whitman!

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Barbara Fisher
2 years ago
Whitman, still speaking truth to power

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Jonathan Hunt
2 years ago
Whitman is a very important and original poet - so important to preserve the one remaining NY house he lived in.

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Alison Koffler-Wise
2 years ago
It would be great if this building could be preserved as a museum of Whitman's life and times.

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Erik Ryding
2 years ago
This is clearly a site of great cultural importance to all Americans.