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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 121, May 20-21, 1852

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Identifier: DX01138313

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 121, May 20-21, 1852

Description: Mentions his drawing work.


first [John] Watson, then [Augustus] Fay. To Lantern Office. [Frank] Bellew, [Fitz James] O’Brien & [William] North there. Left and crossed to Brooklyn. Sketched a certain store, all signs and pictures, returned at sunset. Met Fagan. To supper — then to room. Joe [Greatbatch] came. Drawing all the evening and now, to bed.

21. Friday. Dickinson came for block. Drew two Notions on Wood for the Lantern &c. Little Cut for Lockington. Down town calls. To Lantern. [John] Brougham and [Thomas] Powell. Come there a certain individual who wanted a sketch made of a muss that had chanced between a dry goods merchant & his clerk, the latter having knocked his employer into a big box. So, being handed over to me, I accompanied the man to the store where it had occurred. Return to Lantern Office. More calls &c. Evening to Webers, with boots. Thence to Ludlow Street

Rights: NoC-US


Dates: 1852-05-20

Type(s): Diary

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

Subjects: Artists


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