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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries; Volume 2, October 9, 1850-September 30, 1851

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Identifier: D03927

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries; Volume 2, October 9, 1850-September 30, 1851

Description: Includes descriptions of Thomas Butler Gunn's attempts to find drawing work among New York publishers, brief employment in the architecture office of Charles Frederick Anderson, visits to his soldier friend William Barth on Governors Island, boarding house living, drawing at actor Edwin Forrest's home at Fonthill Castle, and sailing and walking trips taken with friends. Diary is labelled by Gunn as No. 3.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
New York

Dates: 1850-1851

Type(s): Diary

Maker/Creator: Gunn, Thomas Butler, 1826-1903

Subjects: Diaries
Boardinghouses
19th century
Books and reading
Armed Forces
Publishers and publishing
Religion
Artists
Authors
Travel
Women
Architects
Architecture

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