A letter from Colorado painter Allen Tupper True, known for his depictions of Western and Native American themes, written to his daughter Jane, while on a trip to New York. True's sketch shows his daughter skyscrapers, with an airplane flying midway and a tiny speck with an arrow to his caption: "This a lot more what New York looks like. This is me."
Allen Tupper True letter to Jane True, 1927. Allen Tupper True and True family papers, 1841-1987. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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