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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 11, January 11-14, 1852

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Identifier: DX01080881

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 11, January 11-14, 1852

Description: Mentions his drawing work.

Transcription:

Lotty [Kidder]. By the by, Master Will Kidder called on me, yesterday, and stayed turning over drawings, an hour or so.

12. Monday. Working on wood, Did 7 drawings — three Reveille ones. Took em there & got $2. Called at Traveller Office; went to Castle Garden &c. Work on Pilgrim fathers when I returned, till late. Never worked harder in my life, or was so poor.

13. Tuesday. Working, on wood all day. Pilgrim Fathers. Down town afternoon. Traveller & Reveille. Davis called at night.

14. Wednesday. Finished block. Down town with [Cornelius] Mathews at his Sanctum, to Traveller. Morey a scoundrel. To Holts [168 Duane St.], where I passed the time till 9, with Mr [Henry] Hart and others there talking. An Englishman there laudatory of Louis Napoleon [word crossed out] and reviling [Lajos] Kossuth.

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-01-11

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Artists
Diaries
Payment
Castle Garden (New York, N.Y.)
Drawing

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