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Sanford Museum- Walt Whitman Live! with William Koch
Contact: Sanford Museum  
Phone: 712-225-3922
Address: 117 Main Street, Cherokee, IA, 51012  
Location: Sanford Museum
Date: April 8, 2017  (Starts at: 7:30pm)

Walt Whitman is protrayed by Dr. Bill Koch, adjunct professor at the University of Northern Iowa. Dr. Koch will highlight major poems from Whitman's collection "Leaves of Grass", published in 1855. In addition, he will read Whitman's tribute to Abraham Lincoln, after the Lincoln assassination, with a description of the nation's obsequies, and recitations of the Gettysburg Address and "O Captain, My Captain".