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Amos Ralph Hunt : my father

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2172

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of one book, titled "Amos Ralph Hunt : my father." The book was created by Rhoda E. Torsak as a book of remembrance for her father. The book is mainly narratives and photocopied documents from Amos Ralph Hunt's life, but also includes photographs, poems, and an obituary. The narratives describe Hunt's life in Southern Utah, including his experiences as a cattle rancher and working for the Southern Pacific Company railroad. The book was created circa 1980.


  • 1980


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Amos Ralph Hunt : my father must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Rhoda E. Torsak (1910-2002) was a poet and gardener in Utah.


1 folder ; (0.1 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Rhoda Elizabeth Hunt Torsak; 1984 (A1984-137)


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Register of Amos Ralph Hunt : my father
Rose Frank
2011 July 1
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States