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Collection Number RG1060.AM
Collection Name RG1060 Hall-Neal, Suesella "Ella," 1873-1959
Identifier Personal papers
Size and Materials 1 folder
Title Suesella Hall-Neal papers
Date or Date Span 1873-1959; mostly 1920s
Year Range from 1873
Year Range to 1959
Admin/Biographical History Born in Indiana on September 13, 1873, Suesella "Ella" Hall came to Nebraska with her parents, John Glasgow Hall and Lucy Annette (Neal) Hall. Ella attended Bennett Academy in Bennett, Nebraska, and then went on to the University of Nebraska. Around 1898 or 1899 she married Ira Jasper Hunt, Jr. Sometime between 1920 and 1930 they were divorced. Ella died on January 25, 1959 and is buried in Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Nebraska.
Scope & Content This collection consists of one folder of miscellaneous items relating to Suesella "Ella" Hall-Neal of Lincoln, Nebraska. Included are letters from Della Hall from the early 1900s and 1922 describing family news; two letters from Who's Who in Nebraska from 1941 and 1942 concerning Hall-Neal's inclusion in the book; programs and forms concerning her education at Bennett Academy (Bennett, Neb.) and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln; and court papers from 1933 seeking an appointment of Silas N. Hall as guardian of Ella Hall-Neal. Also included are rough drafts of poetry written by Hall-Neal.
Creator Hall-Neal, Suesella "Ella," 1873-1959
Finding Aids Suesella "Ella" Hall-Neal finding aid
Subjects Poets
Women
People Hall, Lucy Annette (Neal), 1844-1908
Hall, Mary Della F.
Hall, Silas N., 1880-1962
Hall-Neal, Suesella "Ella," 1873-1959
Hunt, Ira Jasper, 1871-1962
Scofield, Susan
Sherman, L.A.
Search Terms Banner County (Neb.)
Bennett Academy (Bennett, Neb.)
Gary (Neb.)
Hall family
Hunt family
Lancaster County (Neb.)
Lincoln (Neb.)
Poets
University of Nebraska (Lincoln, Neb.)
Women poets