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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 101, April 27-28, 1852

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Identifier: DX01128796

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 101, April 27-28, 1852

Description: Describes a visit to Rebecca Kidder's residence.

Transcription:

streamed in my window this afternoon!

28. Wednesday. Did a drawing for the Lantern [John] Brougham’s notion. Did rest of the Reveille subjects. Down town, Lockington having called. To Lantern Office. To Reveille. To Dickensons twice, dining in the interval, and after waiting some time found him. Left him two blocks to cut. To Lantern again, then at about 3 crossed to Brooklyn, called at Dunsiers. Miss Tamison and Comegys. Folks going to move on the first of May. Return, drew awhile then supped, then called at Mrs [Rebecca] Kidders [at 368 Broadway], staying till midnight. Lotty [Kidder] playing at the Lyceum. Alfred Brown came in and a certain jolly old rooster yclept [Isaac O.] Davis, and the quartette — including self and Mrs K got up some of the funniest, side-splitting mysteries, suspicions and innendos possible. Davis coming out gloriously. Lotty &

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-04-27

Type(s): Diary
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Maker/Creator: Gunn, Thomas Butler, 1826-1903

Subjects: Artists
Diaries

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