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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 5, page 165, March 7-11, 1853

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Identifier: DX01254635

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 5, page 165, March 7-11, 1853

Description: Mentions selling drawings to Harpers.

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Walked back with [Joseph H.] Brightly & [Charles] Brown. Supped alone, as wont, then to room [290 Broadway], writing

8. Tuesday. Dismally wet. In doors drawing, down town once. Alf Waud called in the evening, and stayed with me. At Florence's together, oysters & talk. A letter from [Edward] Heylyn.

9. Wednesday. Evil weather still. Down town to Wells & Webbs & Picayune Office. Return and working. Sent for by Bunnell. Down town again. Return, walking with [Fayette] Robinson. Drawing on till midnight.

10. Thursday. To the Harper's place, Franklin Square. Saw them, and sold three drawings I took for that purpose. One to re-draw, not being large enow for their magazine page. To Wells & Webbs. Picayune Office. And [Thomas W.] Strongs, leaving a pile of drawings for him. To [Edwin A.] Weeds' &c, then to dinner. Lovely, sunny, fresh day, marvellous cheery. Waud came to Erfords. Drawing in room all the rest of the day, & evening

11. Friday. Down town, Picayune Office, & Strong’s. Return to room & drawing. Dining at Erfords, Waud, [Charles] Brown & Brightly came, latter in my room awhile afterwards. Drawing. Evening the triumvirate came, and

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1853-03-07

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Artists
Diaries
Food

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