Jervis McEntee Diaries

Wednesday January 30, 1889

Jervis McEntee Diary Entry, January 30, 1889, from the Jervis McEntee papers, 1850-1905, in the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution

Wednesday, Jan 30, 1889 Very busy all day doing a thousand things and painting besides. My picture for the Paris Exposition came from Wm. P Eno and all are ready now. I am going to offer [?] Clouds, Sam Coykendalls picture "Reverie", Joe Cornells "A Kaatskill [Run?]" and Eno's "Shadows of Autumn". I went around to see Church at 5. He has decided not to leave until Saturday. There has been delay in getting his letter of credit from Hartford [which he?] did not send for in time. I am rather glad of it. He [?] the state room in the sleeping car so that we are [?] but than [?]. I had a nice letter from Sara and [?] dined with Robt Wilkinson at the University Club. Bailey did not come until we were done dinner. Then we walked down to the Century where Bailey who had not dined had something in the way of supper. They both know Douglass Campbell and had a very good time. We did not leave until after 1 o'clock.

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