Susie Baker Fountain Papers

collection

Campus:
Humboldt State University
Library:
CSUH University Library
Subject(s):
Humboldt County ; Lumber industry ; Railroads ; Indians
Description:
Susie Baker Fountain, Humboldt State University's first graduate in 1915, was a local historian and professional columnist for the Blue Lake Advocate. She developed an extraordinary clipping file and collection of materials on Humboldt County and Del Norte County people, activities, and history from 1850-1966. The collection's particular strengths include the early period of settlement and development, Indian-white interactions, early military history, real estate, the lumber and railroad industries, accounts of families and individuals, small communities, mining history, and a wide variety of other subjects not found in other sources.
Dates covered:
1850s-1966
Collection Size:
119 volumes, 128 reels of microfilm
For more information:
Additional Information (HSU Library Collection Page)
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Citation Sample:
Susie Baker Fountain Papers, Humboldt State University Library
Collection policy:
Open for research. Copyright has not been assigned to the Humboldt State University Library. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Special Collections Librarian.