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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 106, May 2-3, 1852

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Identifier: DX01131171

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 106, May 2-3, 1852

Description: Mentions a visit to William Barth.

Transcription:

[com]bining business with pleasure, chose the latter, and sallying out, walked through the calm, quiet, sunny streets, to the “Rainbow,” where I breakfasted, there meeting old Hunt, who told how Mrs [Anna M.] Leave had quitted [48] Franklin Street; and he himself compelled for the night to seek strange quarters. To Brooklyn by the South Ferry, and finding the new place to which they had moved, called, seeing Comegys & Miss Tamerson. Dunsier and wife abed. Crossed to the [Governors] Island, during the afternoon drawing and slightly abetting [William] Barth in an Indian Ingoldsby legend of his concoction.

3. Monday. Crossed in Govermental boat to Castle Garden, in company with Barth, he having to summons a priest to a sick man, (who was also delirious;) and other matters. To the Lantern Office. Saw [Thomas] Powell. Barth left,

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
New York

Dates: 1852-05-02

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Governors Island (New York County, N.Y.)
Diaries
Boardinghouses
19th century
Castle Garden (New York, N.Y.)

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