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Hunter (Florence I.) diaries
ARC Mss 92  
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Description
Consists of 31 diaries written by Florence I. Hunter, an eyewitness to historical events ranging from women's suffrage to World War II and changes in the religious order in which her husband was a pastor. Beginning with her 1937 diary, Florence interleaved the pages with newspaper clippings, church bulletins, and a variety of ephemera related to events in her life.
Background
Florence I. Hunter (Walmer) of Hershey, Pennsylvania, was an eyewitness to historical events ranging from women's suffrage to World War II and changes in the religious order in which her husband was a pastor. Hunter (1901-1961) worked for many years as a stenographer at a New York department store and was married relatively late in life to Paul W. Hunter (1893-1983), a pastor with the United Methodist Church.
Extent
3.25 linear feet (2 cartons, 3 document boxes)
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Research Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Research Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Research Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.
Availability
The collection is open for research.