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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 66, March 24-26, 1852

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Identifier: DX01112237

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 66, March 24-26, 1852

Description: Describes attending a ball on Governors Island.

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converted into an impromptu bar, whereat Creecy provided most part of the time, I, for half an hour aiding him, and doing a roaring trade on the gratis principle.

Getting tired at about 4, off to the Hospital and to bed. [William] Barth & Caroll came about 8 or so. Stayed till about 3 in the afternoon, and then with Caroll, back to New York in the Goverment boat. Parted with him, to Office, called at Swinton and Fays, down town again. Davis came in evening and fitted up shelves for me.

25. Thursday. Down town with Reveille drawing yesterday. Saw [Cornelius] Mathews once or twice. At Lantern Office. Dunsiers in the Evening.

276. Friday. Got money from [Joseph] Woodward $8. Saw [Frank] Bellew. [John] Brougham

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-03-24

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Payment
Balls (Parties)
Diaries
Armed Forces

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