We primed and painted six unfinished wooden blocks and digitally formatted her photos and papers to fit on each of the 1-1/2" block faces. Before printing the images on photo paper, she added numbers, photos, and letters to the squares. When arranged in a row, the blocks spell out Baby's name.
"This is my little darling," Ruby Ambrotype, Circa 1862 Don't worry. This is not a post-mortem. Inside the case the young mother wrote of her wee man, "This is my little darling. May God direct him and help him to be useful through life."