Mrs. AD (Sarah Tillson) Hunt papers
Scope and Contents
The Mrs. AD Hunt papers date from 1884 to 1901 and measure 0.24 linear inches. The papers consist of a reminiscence written by Hunt titled "Early Social Lide In Humboldt County," which recalls everyday life in rural Iowa in the mid-nineteenth century. The papers also contian a brief biography of Hunt and additional speeches from the Old Settler's Association.
- Creation: 1884 - 1901
- Hunt, AD, Mrs (Person)
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The papers are open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Mrs. AD Hunt, born Sarah E. Tilson, came as a bride to Humboldt County, Iowa in October 1860. She lived with her husband in Humboldt County on 650 acres with their seven children. In 1894, Mrs. Hunt gave a speech about "Early Social Life in Humboldt County" to the Old Settler's Association.
0.25 linear inches
Language of Materials
Reminiscence of nineteenth century Humboldt County, Iowa.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers (donor no. 413) were donated by Pat Baker in 2007.
- Emma Barton-Norris
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