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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 46, February 25-27, 1852

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Identifier: DX01097205

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 46, February 25-27, 1852

Description: Mentions his drawing work.

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Afternoon out sketching the Aztec Children — Evening scribbling for [Thomas W.] Strong. Joe [Greatbatch] came. Yesterday got a letter from home

26. Thursday. Till 3 drawing on wood, Reveille. Made 10 drawings. Took them down after dinner. To Bradys for portraits of Senators, sketching. Called at Swinton and Fay’s, sat awhile, returned. Supped, then did big drawing on wood for Reveille. Finished it by 11. Think its an hour past midnight or so, now. Never was so busy in my life before. Lantern. Reveille, Strong, &c &c. Time goes briskly just now.

27. Friday. To the Reveille Office with drawing. Then back and at work on wood Did the Retreat of Cortez from Mexico,

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-02-25

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Artists
Diaries

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