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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 122, May 21-22, 1852

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Identifier: DX01138790

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 122, May 21-22, 1852

Description: Mentions buying a ''Yankee clock.''

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intending to leave Rebusses with [Edwin A.] Weed. But he was abed & the door fast. Supped at Van Name & Bush’ then to room [290 Broadway].

22. Saturday. Lockington came with big block. Gave him rebuses. Drew awhile. Man of yesterday came. Down town at 1. dined. To Reveille. Got the weekly $16 for cuts. D To Lockingtons. To Lantern, twice. Got $5. (half.) Calls &c. Weed, Dickinson & Randall called on me, when returned. Put up little Yankee clock I bought this afternoon for $1.25. Evening, with intent to go to Webers, having supped at Reade St Shades I met Will Kidder & walked to the house with him. Talk with Mrs K [Rebecca Kidder], Alfred Brown &c. Then till 11, pleasantly. Lott [Charlotte Kidder] visiting her uncle up town. Brown out with me. Stepping into a Broadway Bar to take a “lemon soda,” we

Rights: NoC-US

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Dates: 1852-05-21

Type(s): Diary
Page

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

Subjects: Diaries
Payment
Artists
Prices
Bars (Drinking establishments)

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