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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 6, July 4-December 31, 1853

@ Missouri Historical Society


Includes descriptions of Gunn's writing and drawing work in New York; a visit to the Catskill Mountains; attending the wedding of his friend, Charles Damoreau (Brown); a visit to the Crystal Palace in New York; his friend Lotty Kidder's difficult marriage to John Whytal; a sailing trip around Lake Superior; a visit to Mackinac Island in Michigan; a visit to Mammoth Cave in Kentucky; and a journey by horseback from Kentucky to Louisiana with friends. Diary is labelled by Gunn as No. 7.
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