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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 120, May 18-20, 1852

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Identifier: DX01137836

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 120, May 18-20, 1852

Description: Mentions his drawing work.

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and two things for Lockington. Down town at 1. Call at Dickensons, Post Office. Dined. To Lockingtons, [Cornelius] Mathews, [James P.] Nagle’s book store &c. Waited an hour or so at Mathews, reading “Stubbs Calender” by [William Makepeace] Thackeray. Return at 3 or so.

19. Wednesday. Down town again after drawing. Call at Mathews &c, settled subjects for cuts &c. Dined, calls. Return and drawing Reveille work. Did two drawings, and big cut in the evening. Met [William] Roberts while returning from supper.

20. Thursday. Did another large Reveille cut. Will Kidder called. [Edwin A.] Weed and Randall came for blocks, Lockington came. Down town at 12. Saw Mathews. To Dickensons. Out. To Lockingtons. Dined &c. Return to Room [290 Broadway] Rebusses &c. Down town at 4. Lockingtons. Another unsuccessful call at Dickensons. Met

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-05-18

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Artists
Diaries
Books and reading

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