Statistics for occurrence #1 of “John G. Whittier” in chapter 1 of Historic leaves, volume 1, April, 1902 - January, 1903:

... the Wide Awake, but of him as an inspirer of young life,—of a man, himself inspired, who was the cause of inspiration in others. Mr. Butterworth told how William Lloyd Garrison had touched John G. Whittier , then a young man, on the shoulder, and said, You are a poet, and how Whittier, in turn, said the same to Lucy Larcom in her early life, and the results which followed from the words of encouragement...
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