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Preliminary Guide to the Leigh S.J. Hunt Papers



Manuscript Collection No.: 4667
Accession No.: 4667-001
Creator: Hunt, Leigh S. J., 1855-1933 , creator
Title: Leigh S.J. Hunt papers
Date Span: 1947
Quantity: 7 pages : typescript, carbon
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Biographical Note

Educator, journalist, businessman.

Leight Smith James Hunt was born 1855, and died 1933. He served as the president of the State Agricultural College of Iowa, 1883-1885; owner and editor of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, 1886-1894; and organizer of Oriental Consolidated Mines, Korea.

Who Was Who [v.1] p.608. See also Acc. #3767, Lawrence B. Rand.

Scope and Content

Biography written by wife, Jessie Noble Hunt, 1947. Reminiscences of Hunt by T.P. O'Connor, Irish M.P., 1908.

Restrictions on Access

Open to all users.

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Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info

Donated by Mrs. Josephine (Francis K.) Greene, 1/1/1947

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Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Hunt, Jessie Noble, creator.
Hunt, Leigh S. J., 1855-1933--Archives.
O'Connor, T. P., creator.
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