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Margaret Tupper True diary concerning Allen Tupper True as a baby

view Margaret Tupper True diary concerning Allen Tupper True as a baby digital asset number 1
Creator:
True, Margaret Tupper, 1858-1926
True, Henry A. (Henry Alphonso), 1858-1926
Subject:
True, Allen Tupper
Type:
Writings
Date:
1881-1891
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Diary : 1 v. : handwritten ; 21 x 18 cm.
Summary:
Allen Tupper True's mother records developmental milestones, illnesses, and other events from her son's early years.
Majority of entries are written by Margaret Tupper True, a few by True's father Henry Alphonso and other family members (identified as "Grandma" and "Auntie Min").
Pasted or inserted into diary are: 2 photographs of Allen Tupper True as a baby, a lock of his hair, a cyanotype of Franklin School, El Paso, Texas, a ribbon, and a leaf.
Though last dated entry is from August 24, 1891, majority of entries span 1881-1885.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Family life
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16843
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Allen Tupper True and True family papers, 1841-1987
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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