Scope and Contents
These diaries were written by Hudson detailing his activities and those of his family and acquaintances. He consistently notes weather conditions, chores he performs, and other activities of a business and social nature. Hudson's diaries are unusually complete, but he discontinued writing in 1905.
Volumes are handwritten in pencil and ink.
- 1902 - 1904
Conditions Governing Access
No access restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.
Biography of Hudson, Samuel Emmons
Hudson owned and operated a farm with his family near Manhattan, Kansas.
3 Volumes (sizes vary)
RH MS D132
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Michael H. Jost, 1975.
For other diaries see Hudson, Samuel Emmons (RH MS RH MS A36)
- Guide to the Samuel Emmons Hudson Collection
- lgg 21 June 76. mg 2004
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Finding aid writtenin<language> English.</language>
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- Preferred citation
Samuel Emmons Hudson Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS D132, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas