"'Seth suspended for a moment the whittling his twig, and there seemed a crisis in the argument - a silent pause - when a shrill voice from the front gate adjourned the meeting instanter. It was the voice of Aunt Nabby herself, breathing authority and hospitality - 'Joshua, come to dinner, and bring the folks along with you.' Jack Downing's Journal - N.Y. Gazette, Oct. 28, 1835." "Reed collection." [P. 15.]
Catalogue of the Exhibition of the New-York Gallery of the Fine Arts. Founded 1844. Now open in the large Saloon of the National Academy of Design, corner of Broadway and Leonard-Street. New York: James Van Norden & Co, Printers, No. 60 William-Street. 1844.