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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 113, May 10-11, 1852

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Identifier: DX01134501

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 113, May 10-11, 1852

Description: Mentions his drawing work.

Transcription:

Met [Edwin A.] Weed and Randall. Dined. Returned & at 2 Weed & Randall came with the 18 blocks. Arranging them, paid for ‘em, then hurried to [Cornelius] Mathews & the Reveille Office with them. Thence to Lockingtons. Got $3. Thence to Lispenard Street. the Star. Got Gaurand’s picture of Scrubrace, to parody for Reveille. Returning met Mr [Joseph] Greatbatch, who had a letter for me, from my mother [Naomi Butler Gunn], having forgotten to deliver it for two days. Home with him [to 174 Mulberry St.] & supped there. Return in the evening, parting with Joe [Greatbatch] in Broadway, he going to a [Millard] Fillmore meeting, I to my room and scribbling. Chapter 2 of “Boarding House Physiology.”

11. Tuesday. Breakfast at the Rainbow, where I met [James P.] Nagle. Return. Writing. [William] Roberts & [Alfred] Swinton came up. Out together & dined. Afternoon did two Column Reveille Cut, a

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-05-10

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Diaries
Writing
Payment
Artists

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