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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 9, January 7-9, 1852

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Identifier: DX01079952

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 9, January 7-9, 1852

Description: Mentions drawing a burlesque of the landing of the Pilgrim Fathers.

Transcription:

during the afternoon and evening. Chapter 8 of Ike Chivvles. Unwell. 8. Thursday. Writing awhile, then down town. To Reveille Office, met [Thomas] Picton, Barton, and Holbrook; to Traveler Office, [Thomas W.] Strongs, Lockingtons &c. Met [James P.] Nagle. Return to dinner [48 Franklin St.], writing and drawing the rest of the day. Ill and queer. Weary time of it. 9. Friday. Did drawings, then down town. To Traveler Office, to Reveille, to McAfee’s, to Strongs, (got $2) to [John N.] Genins, to Nagle’s. Then back and drawing, burlesque landing of the Pilgrim Fathers. Afternoon Mr [Henry] Hart came and sat two hours or so. Evening Fred [Greatbatch] with two letters, glorious one from [William] Boutcher. [Charley] Moorhouse in my room, came to see pictures, brought a bottle of sherry which we drank together, he sitting on the bed.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
New York

Dates: 1852-01-07

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Artists
Diaries
Drinking of alcoholic beverages
Boardinghouses
19th century

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