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Hazel Mahone Collection

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2006-086

Content Description

The collection consists of various materials relating to the life of Hazel Mahone. Hazel was born in 1910 in Huron, SD to Jerry and Carrie Warren. She graduated from Huron high school in 1929 and attended Huron College for two years, and later enrolled in cosmetology school. Hazel was a hair dresser in Huron for 45 years. In her later years, she made several trips to different spots in the world including, Europe, Africa, Jerusalem, Egypt, the Himalayas, and India. Her writings during her trips make up the bulk of this collection. There is also an autobiography written by Hazel and a scrapbook of news clippings and photographs. There are also three audio CDs of interviews with Hazel. A box list follows:

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1920s-1990s

Extent

3 cds

1.5 Cubic Feet

Inventory

3545C --- Folder 1: Hazel Mahone Autobiography; Folder 2: Oral History interview of Hazel Mahone (3 CDs); Folder 3: Photographs, “Huron Tiger, 1928”; Folder 4: Journal of trip to South Pacific; Folder 5: Journal of trip to Egypt; Folder 6: Index to Slide Show (Slides not included); Folder 7: Journal of Himalayan Expedition; Folder 8: Journal of Amazon Rain Forest trip. 3546C --- Folder 1: Journal of trip to South Pacific, Peru, Australia; Folder 2: Journal of trips to Alaska; Folder 3: Safari trip to Kenya & Tanzania, September 1998; Folder 4: Safari trip to Kenya & Tanzania, September 1998; Folder 5: Safari trip to Kenya & Tanzania, September 1998; Folder 6: Miscellaneous Journal Entries; Folder 7: Miscellaneous materials; Folder 8: Maps. FB 576 --- Scrapbook: Photos, News clippings, & Cards.