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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 170, July 13-15, 1852

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Identifier: DX01156025

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 170, July 13-15, 1852

Description: Mentions going with William Barth to get Barth's daguerreotype taken.

Transcription:

Breakfast at Goslings. To the Lantern, to the Reveille. To my room, drawing. Finished drawing, to Courtlandt Street to dinner, then called at Lantern again. Room. Evening to Weber’s the bootmaker, then to Mr [Joseph] Greatbatchs

14. Wednesday. [William] Barth came, and seeing that I was about to send daguerrotypes home, went with me to Whitehursts to get his taken. That over, he off up town, to call on “sweet Alice,” I to the Lantern. Got not money. [Warren] Butler there & [John] Watson. Return. Call on [Cornelius] Mathews. Rainy day. Barth came. Dined together at the Reade St shades. He off to [Governors] Island, I to Reveille drawing. At 7 out with [Alfred] Waud to Goslings Senior and supper. Return with me, but soon off. Writing up last days score, and now to bed.

15. Thursday. Drawing in wood, Lantern work. Reveille minor cuts

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-07-13

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Daguerreotype
Artists
Diaries

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