Holten Family Century Farm records
Scope and Content
The collection contains records and reports to Holten regarding the management of her farm by the Farmers National Company.
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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.
0.21 Linear Feet (1 half-document box)
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Released on 2018-11-01.
- Century farms--Iowa Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Correspondence Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
- Family farms--Iowa Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photographs Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
- Reports Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
- MS-0086. Holten Family Century Farm records, 1936-1942
- January 11, 2019
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