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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 76, April 1-4, 1852

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Identifier: DX01108470

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 76, April 1-4, 1852

Description: Mentions his drawing work and feeling ill.

Transcription:

drawing. Found a letter from Dillon Mapother awaiting me at the Lantern Office, thither conveyed by Miller. Drawing till 4 or so, when Edward Greatbatch came, with a letter for me from my Mother [Naomi Butler Gunn]. Down town to supper, calling in at the Lantern Office by the way, where I found [John] Brougham [Frank] Bellew & [Fitz-James] O Brien. Writing to George Bolton in the Evening.

2nd. Friday. Down town, meeting Lockington at breakfast. Calling in at [Thomas W.] Strongs for pencils, saw him and got paid for the work on the “Notions.” $11 &c. Return, drawing the remainder of the day. Queer, feverish, overpowering headache sans remission, and internal commotions, weak all over and, profoundly matagrabolized.

What a Crusoe like air my Notes have just now!

4. Saturday. Down town to breakfast, meeting [Alfred] Swinton on the staircase, having but then returned

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-04-01

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Diaries
Artists
Payment

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