Guide to Depositories of Manuscript Collections in the United States: Iowa

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Iowa Historical Records Survey Project, 1940 - Archival resources - 94 pages
 

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Page 25 - Other points iu that memorial are of historic value, the following paragraph especially: .It has been said that the university is only a city school. Owing to the difficulties with which it has had to contend...
Page 9 - ... (University of Pennsylvania, 1937). PHILADELPHIA.— UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH DEPARTMENT, 3438-3440 Walnut Street. Director, Anne Bezanson. This department was organized in 1921, by Drs. Joseph H. Willits and Anne Bezanson for the study of problems in industry in Philadelphia. The department does not purchase, sell, or exchange material; acceptance of gifts and conditional deposits is limited by the space available. The department is housed in a three-story, non-fireproof,...
Page 45 - COUNTY INVENTORIES Inventory of the County Archives of Iowa, No. 25, Dallas County, Des Moines 1938. Inventory of the County Archives of Iowa, No. 31, Dubuque County, Des Moines 1938. Inventory of the County Archives of Iowa, No. 47, Ida County, Des Moines 1938. Inventory of the County Archives of Iowa, No. 50, Jasper County, Des Moines 1933.
Page 21 - Upon the merger, in 1930, of this synod with the Evangelical Lutheran Joint Synod of Ohio and other states and the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Buffalo...
Page 29 - The library was founded in 1811, as a general public library; it was reorganized in 1901. Gifts are accepted; conditional deposits depend for acceptance upon conditions. There is no established policy with regard to purchase, sale, or exchange of material. The library is housed in a one-story, fireproof, brick building, constructed in 1902. Space for manuscripts is limited; there is some room for expansion. Holdings Material relates to Northampton County, particularly to the City of Easton. Photostatic...
Page 28 - Hours: 9 AM to 9 PM weekdays. The library was founded in 1901, for general library purposes.
Page 6 - The Book of the Agnews," 1926, genealogy; minute books of the library, 1910+ ; list of soldiers' buried in cemeteries of Lawrence County; MUSSER family records; land grant deed signed by Benjamin FRANKLIN (owned by Lawrence County Historical Society). Material is available upon application to the librarian. There is no copy service. NORRISTOWN.— HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF MONTGOMERY COUNTY, 18 East Penn Street. Librarian, Emily K. Preston. Hours: 10 AM to 12 M., 1 PM to 4 PM weekdays, except Saturday...

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