Barbara Burr Hubbs collection, 1847-1989 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
ID: 1/6/MSS 285
Predominant Dates: 1930-1939
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Scope and Contents: The Barbara Burr Hubbs collection contains research materials used to prepare her primary work, Pioneer Folks and Places, as well as other publications; research material on Gen. John A. Logan and the Logan family; research materials and notes on other southern Illinois people and places, including Lindorf Ozburn, Judge Alexander M. Jenkins, and the Glenn family; research on the first Memorial Day celebration; and copies of her unpublished history of the Russell family. This material includes research correspondence, publications related to southern Illinois history, interview notes, newsclippings, artifacts and photographs. The collection includes several letters by Gen. John A. Logan and his father, Dr. John Logan.