Creator

Date Original

1851-1973

Description

This collection contains correspondence, financial and legal documents, notes, newspaper clippings, photographs, and miscellaneous printed materials belonging to the Huffman-Quertermous family of Arkansas County, Arkansas. Mary C. Huffman Young, of New Bloomfield, Missouri, corresponded with her sisters Ellen, Jannie, and Annie, and her brother A.L. Huffman of Arkansas County, Arkansas. Mary Huffman Young's letters, describing farming and health in the late nineteenth century, comprise the bulk of the correspondence in this collection

Biographical/Historical Note

Samuel P.C. Huffman of North Carolina, and his wife Henrietta, lived in Missouri before moving to Arkansas County, Arkansas. Their daughter, Mary C. Huffman Young, remained in New Bloomfield, Missouri. In 1895 another daughter, Annie Huffman (1865-1957), married Virgil A. Quertermous (1863-1919) of Humphrey, Arkansas County. They had two children, Emmett and Louise.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas County, (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MG.00091

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Huffman-Quertermous papers II, MG.00091

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Huffman-Quertermous papers II, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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