Title: Margaret Tupper True diary concerning Allen Tupper True as a baby
Physical Details: Diary : 1 v. : handwritten ; 21 x 18 cm.
Description: 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.
Creator: True, Margaret Tupper, 1858-1926
Forms part of: Allen Tupper True and True family papers, 1841-1987
Rights Statement: U.S. public domain
Citation Information: Margaret Tupper True and Henry A. (Henry Alphonso) True. Margaret Tupper True diary concerning Allen Tupper True as a baby, 1881-1891. Allen Tupper True and True family papers, 1841-1987. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 16843