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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 12, January 1-May 31, 1860

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Identifier: D03939

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 12, January 1-May 31, 1860

Description: Includes descriptions of boarding house living; his freelance writing and drawing work; antics of the New York literary Bohemians; visits to the Edwards family; the activities of London detective Arthur Ledger, who wa staying in his boarding house; Thomas Nast's courtship of Sally Edwards; two masked balls at his boarding house; a visit to Lotty Kidder at Fordham; the state of Charles Damoreau's marriage; and a visit to the ''Phalanx'' in New Jersey with George Boweryem. Diary is labelled by Gunn as Vol. 14.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
New York

Dates: 1860

Type(s): Diary

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

Subjects: Newspapers
Courtship
Diaries
Authors
Artists
Boardinghouses
19th century
Bohemians (New York artistic and literary movement)
Detectives
Journalism
Travel
Women
Publishers and publishing

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