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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 17, June 15-October 10, 1861

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Identifier: D03935

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 17, June 15-October 10, 1861

Description: Includes Gunn's descriptions of the scene in New York at the commencement of the Civil War; his visits to military camps in and around New York City as a reporter for "The New York Evening Post;" boarding house living; a bridal reception at the Edwards family's residence in honor of the marriage of Sally Edwards and Thomas Nast; a visit to the Heylyn and Rogers families in Rochester; and his trip to Paris, Ontario, to visit George Bolton and the Conworths.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
New York

Dates: 1861

Type(s): Diary

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

Subjects: Boardinghouses
19th century
Bohemians (New York artistic and literary movement)
Authors
Artists
Diaries
Civil War, 1861-1865
Journalism
Armed Forces
Marriage
Publishers and publishing
Travel
Women

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