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Allen Tupper True and True family papers, 1841-1987

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Series 9: Photographs , 1859-1950
(boxes 6-7, 1.5 linear ft.)

This series includes photographs of True, his studios, his works, True family members, friends, residences, and reference photographs of Native Americans, cowboys, settlers, and other Western subjects.
Photographs of True family members include Minnie True; Hattie Cherry (sister of Henry True) and Susie Cherry; Ira Goodrich True; Margaret True Thompson; Diemer True; Leland True; and Jamie True and his grandmother Mrs. Beyer. There is also a tintype of 2 unidentified children.
Photographs of the Tupper family include Noah and Hannah Wheaton Smith (grandparents of Margaret Tupper True); Ellen Smith Tupper; Holmes Tupper; Lucille Tupper; Mila Tupper; Madge Tupper; Kate Tupper Galfin; Wilhelmina Wilkes; and William F. Wilkes (husband of Eliza Tupper Wilkes)
Photographs of Allen Tupper True and family members include True as an infant; True and his siblings; True as an adult including 1 cyanotype;True and his children; Hans Mueller (Jane's husband); and miscellaneous family members.
The two photograph albums found here show True, his friends, his studio, N.C. Wyeth and True at the easel in his studio, and various outdoor scenes.
See also Series 13: Glass Negatives
Photographs are on reels 4896-4897. Glass plate negatives have been digitized.
Description Container Select
Photographs of True family members, 1862-ca. 1900
6
22
Photographs of Tupper family members, 1888-1889
6
23
Photographs of Henry True and Margaret Tupper True, 1880-1890
6
24
Photographs of Allen Tupper True and family members, 1881-1950
6
25-31
Photographs of True and his various studios (51), undated
6
32
Photographs of Howard Pyle's studio and classes, ca. 1902
(14 photographs including 1 cyanotype of: George Harding, Gordon M. McCouch, Thornton Oakley, Howard Pyle, Allen Tupper True, and N.C. Wyeth)
6
33
Photograph of Frank Brangwyn and William Merritt Chase in London and photograph of Brangwyn's studio, 1914, undated
6
34
Photographs of family friends, 1859-1933
6
35
Miscellaneous Friends, undated
6
36
10 Photographs of Victoria Kirby, undated, 1964
6
37
Terry the Dog, undated
6
38
5 Photographs of family residences, undated
6
39
6 Photographs of family places of business, ca. 1880-1894
6
40
Photograph Album I, undated
6
41
Photograph Album II, undated
6
42
10 Photographs of exhibition installations, undated
6
43
5 Photographs of the Panama-Pacific Exposition, 1915
6
44
4 Mexican border travel photographs, undated
6
45
Pancho Villa and his men, undated
6
46
13 England travel photographs, ca. 1905
6
47
20 Europe travel photographs, undated
6
48
Model posing as Revolutionary War soldier, undated
6
49
Pueblo architecture (160)
6
50-53
Native Americans
6
54-55
Native Americans, cont.
7
1-3
Miscellaneous houses, undated
7
4
Miscellaneous towns and settlements, undated
7
5
Miscellaneous saloon interiors, undated
7
6
Cattlemen, undated
7
7
Cowboy models, undated
7
8
Horsemen/Horses, undated
7
9
Rodeos, undated
7
10
Hunters, undated
7
11
Prospectors, undated
7
12
Zoo animals, undated
7
13
Boats/ships, undated
7
14
Wagons/stage coaches/automobiles, undated
7
15
Supply (wagon) trains, undated
7
16-18
Lumber industry, undated
7
19
Mining industry, 1909, undated
7
20
Oil wells, undated
7
21
Industrial sites, undated
7
22
Landscapes/plants, undated
7
23
Photographs of artwork by True, Native American themes, undated
7
24-25
Photographs of artwork by True, Cowboy/settler themes, undated
7
26-28
Photographs of artwork by True, Miscellaneous works by True, undated
7
29
Photographs of artwork by Frank Brangwyn, 1913, undated
7
30
Photographs of miscellaneous works by others, 1930, undated
7
31-36

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