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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 12, January 14-15, 1852

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Identifier: DX01081346

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 12, January 14-15, 1852

Description: Mentions discussing illustrating Chanticleer with the author Cornelius Mathews.

Transcription:

To Pattens. Mr [Joseph] Richardson not in. Stayed awhile, then back through the snow-clad streets and $2 in pocket. Hard times.

15. Thursday. To the Lantern Office, Fulton Street. Saw [Joseph] Woodward, talked awhile with him, and appointed to call again in the afternoon. To the Reveille and Traveler Offices, [James P.] Nagle’s book store, Lockingtons, and to [Cornelius] Mathews sanctum at the Literary World Offices. Drawings to put on wood for his “Chanticleer,” payment hereafter, when book is republished. Afternoon down town again to the “Lantern” Office, where being admitted into the small box-compartment in the corner of the room I found John Brougham seated writing funniment amid some five or six desultory chatterrers, [Frank] Bellew, the artist & others. Had a talk with Brougham and Woodward, and agreed with them about commencing a Series

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-01-14

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Artists
Authors
Newspapers
Publishers and publishing
Diaries

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