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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 8, page 103, November 7-16, 1856

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Identifier: DX03708419

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 8, page 103, November 7-16, 1856

Description: Mentions Frank Bellew's new house on 27th Street, and talking with Kelly about Kelly's love affair.

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at nights.

8. Saturday. As heretofore.

9. Sunday. In doors al day.

10. Monday. [Frank] Bellew has taken a house in 27th Street, wherefore he gives up the office. Moving.

11. Tuesday. Down town calls. Met [Frank] Royal. Drawing close — for Bellew and my book.

Lotty [Kidder] is in New York. I see "Arthur Alleyne" and "Mrs Alleyne" in the newspaper announcement of the approaching opening of Laura Keene's newly built theatre.

12. Wednesday. Drawing in room. Bellew come at night. With him to his new house. A very cosy and handsomely furnished one. Saw Mrs [Catherine] Bellew. Up stairs in his room — cigars, talk and gin and water.

13. Thursday. Finished big drawing of Hygeian temple for quack Radway. To [Edwin] Weed's house in the afternoon. Bellew called in the evening. Out awhile with him; made an unsuccessful call at Jewell's and then to room.

[14. Friday. Drawing, writing and occasional rushes down town. Letters to [Alfred] Waud and Dillon [Mapother], illustrating book &c.

16. Sunday. Kelly came in the afternoon, sat up in my room awhile and made me his confidante about a love affair he's in. Girl in

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1856-11-07

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Diaries
Artists
Actors

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