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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 108, May 3-5, 1852

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Identifier: DX01132122

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 108, May 3-5, 1852

Description: Mentions a visit from Thomas Picton.

Transcription:

[Henry] Harts things some where.

It’s hailing, raining and snowing work to do now! Evoe ! !

4. Tuesday. [Thomas] Picton called, with Ye Doctor about his drawing, talking clamourously and insanely Native Americanism gone mad and such like bosh.

He leaving, Drew the “Lantern” big cut. [William] Barth came; — down town with him. To the new Lantern Office. [Thomas] Powell and [Frank] Bellew, — to dinner, then parted. To the Democratic Review, to Post Office — to Lockingtons &c. Return, supped, drew the design for Picton, then Avery’s.

5. Wednesday. Picton and the Doctor came. Barton came. Woodjohns came. [Edwin A.] Weed came. A regular levee, the earlier part of it a very mossy one, for Picton as is his wont talked all the time, and vociferously. Down town.

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-05-03

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

Subjects: Diaries

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