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This series of photographs was taken by Walter Pearce Hull. He was born November 22, 1870, in Eyota, Minnesota, grew up in Athens, Alabama, and moved to Kansas as a young man. His parents were Joseph Gould Hull, born May 4, 1840 in Orangeville, Ohio and Eliza Jane Westfall, born October 29, 1847 in Bushnell, Illinois. By 1894 he was manager of the Northrup Store in Colony. He served as a 1st Lt. In the 20th Kansas Infantry, U.S. Volunteers, 1898-99, during the Philippine-American War, serving on Frederick Funston's staff. He returned to Iola after he was discharged and was manager of the Northrup store there. Hull was a skilled amateur photographer. Many of the photos were taken while he was courting Lenna Myrtle Jolliffe, 1908-1909. They married December 22, 1909 in Bentonville, Arkansas. They lived at 420 S. Washington Street, Iola and had three children: Harriet, born September 29, 1910, Berrien Jolliffe, born October 15, 1913, and Lenna Doris, born December 3, 1915.

Creator: Walter Pearce Hull, 1870-1956
Date: Between 1905 and 1910

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Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Skaters on the iced-over Neosho River, Allen County.Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Unidentified cave, Allen County.Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Unidentified residence, Allen County.Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Several men standing on a railroad car, Iola.  Possibly Walter P. Hull on the back row on the left.Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Lenna Myrtle Jolliffee (on far left) and two others on a picnic, Allen County.Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Bridge near the Iola Water Mill.Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Road in an unidentified area in Allen County.Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Bridge over the Neosho River near the Iola Water Mill.Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Unidentified residence, Allen County.Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Unidentified creek, Allen County.Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Three women and one man with a rifle standing on tree limbs, Allen County.  Lenna Myrtle Jolliffee is in the back on the left.Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Several men fishing on what is probably the Neosho River, Allen County.

Walter Pearce Hull photograph collection - Skaters on the iced-over Neosho River, Allen County.

Item Number: 221106
Call Number: Walter P. Hull Photograph Collection
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 221106

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