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Holten Family Century Farm records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0086

Scope and Content

The collection contains records and reports to Holten regarding the management of her farm by the Farmers National Company.

Dates

  • 1936-1942

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives

Biography/Profile

Ruby A. Holten grew up on a farm near Decorah, Iowa and went to Luther College. Her ancestors immigrated from Norway. From 1853-1900 her grandfather farmed the land and from 1900 her father and his family were on the farm. Between 1912 and 1935 her mother and father lived in Decorah and from 1936-1942 the farm was managed by Farmers National Company.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 half-document box)

Language of Materials

English

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

Title
MS-0086. Holten Family Century Farm records, 1936-1942
Date
January 11, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
403 Parks Library
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Iowa State University
Ames Iowa 50011-2102 United States
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