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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 26, February 5-8, 1852

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Identifier: DX01087862

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 26, February 5-8, 1852

Description: Describes the return of Lotty Kidder to New York and her comments on Southern women.

Transcription:

ing during the afternoon Did Reveille subject.

[6. Friday through 8. Sunday] Drawing, on Outline and &c’s. Finished Outline. Fred [Greatbatch] and Eddy [Greatbatch] came in the afternoon, with a letter from home. Evening, with Alf [Waud] to [E.H.] Chapins, on leaving which we met Joe [Greatbatch], who walked back with me. I left them, and called at Mrs [Rebecca] Kidders, where I found Lotty [Kidder]. Had returned a week ago, husband [John Whytal] still down South quite free and easy about it. Just the same queer, wilful little devil as ever. Had her Southern experience in detail. How the Southern women chew snuff, how lazy they are, how she, Lotty was twice

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-02-05

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Artists
Diaries
Women

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