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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 54, March 6-7, 1852

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Identifier: DX01100954

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 54, March 6-7, 1852

Description: Describes his move to his new room.

Transcription:

denuding the little room & then cart being gotten jolted off to my new abode, corner of Reade & Broadway [290 Broadway], having payed the $5 for first months habitation, that morning. Getting things up four pair stairs &c. Then at about six, leaving Alf [Waud] and Davis (who would be there anon) to finish purchasings, I went off to the Star in Walker Streets, where the Lantern fellows dine now. That meal was over, so took a tod, and remained an hour or twain, then left with [Joseph] Woodward. With him at a shooting gallery, then about 10 back unto my new habitation. Alf came anon. He and Davis had bestirred themselves, purchased mattress, looking glass, &c. and a big buffalo skin as counterpane. Went to bed on the floor, being tired out and toddied.

7. Sunday. Fixing things &c. Davis came. Busied with Alf till about 3, then to Nassau

Rights: NoC-US

Place:

Dates: 1852-03-06

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Diaries
Moving, Household
Rent
Furniture
Domestic life

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