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Mary Griffith Hoops Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-1028

Scope and Contents

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Pioneer. Photocopy of a typescript memoir (1887) by Mary Griffith Hoops, published in the Marion Record in 1925, describing the settlement in 1864-1865 of her family in Marion, Kansas. Includes information on the early history of the area, life on the frontier, a meeting with Kit Carson, and a trading post on the Santa Fe Trail.

Dates

  • 1887

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.

Extent

1 item (1 item)

Language of Materials

English

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Katherine Billings.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Memoirs: Source of acquisition--Billings, Katherine. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1986.
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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

Contact:
630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States