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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 94, April 20-22, 1852

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Identifier: DX01125474

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 94, April 20-22, 1852

Description: Mentions Joe Greatbatch visiting and reading to him.

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occupying himself in putting curtains before my

“Twenty bokes clothed in black and red,” while I lay, head and limbs aching, half asleep, listening to the noise of his hammer, the rain without, and thinking of home.

21. Wednesday. Fred Greatbatch came. Down town, breakfast, called at Lantern Office &c. Returned and did the two remaining blocks of the Jones’ subjects. Joe [Greatbatch] calling twice, and again in the evening, very kindly. Read to me, staying an hour or twain, while I drew. Design for a poster apropos of [James P.] Nagles remaining.

22. Thursday. Joe called at 12. Down town. Better in health altogether. Rain all gone — glimpses of sunlight now and then. To Lockingtons, then to [Cornelius] Mathews, then dined, thence to Nagle’s, then to Mc Afee’s for

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-04-20

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Books and reading
Diaries
Artists
Business

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