Title: Karl and Marion Zerbe diary
Physical Details: Diary : 1 v. : handwritten ; 20 x 14 cm
Description: Entries are very sporadic, brief, and written in two different hands - presumably Karl Zerbe and his wife Marion. Primarily they document the Zerbes' daughter Maria's weight and eating habits as a baby.
Also includes a few drafts of letters, and sketches, and in the back, lists of financial expenditures. Pasted in are an illustrated menu for New Year's Eve, a photograph of a dining room, and a Valentine.
Creator: Zerbe, Karl, 1903-1972
Forms part of: Karl Zerbe papers, 1928-1996
Rights Statement: U.S. public domain
Citation Information: Karl Zerbe and Marion Zerbe. Karl and Marion Zerbe diary, 1940. Karl Zerbe papers, 1928-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 16727