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Nelson Sizer Papers

Identifier: MsC0113

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Scope and Contents

The Nelson Sizer Papers consist of six items that span from 1883 to 1913 such as a phrenological character of Sarah Gillespie, correspondence, a catalog of publications of Fowler and Wells Co., a Fowler and Wells Co. pamphlet, and a campaign leaflet for Mrs. Sarah (Gillesspie) Huftalen for County Superintendent.

This collection is located in one box that houses msc0113, msc0114, msc0115, msc0116.


  • Creation: 1883-1913?


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This collection is open for research.

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6.00 items

0.25 Linear Feet

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Statements of phrenological character of Sarah Gillespie Huftalen. With two related letters and three printed items.

Method of Acquisition

These papers were a gift of Sarah G. Huftalen.

Related Materials

Letters of Sizer can be found in the Charles Frohman Collection of John Brown, Jr., Letters at the Rutherford B. Hayes Center Archives.

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

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