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Josiah Proctor Walton Papers Edit




  • 1838-1909 (Creation)


  • 17.00 unknown (Whole)

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  • Abstract

    Holograph forms and forms from the Smithsonian Institution and War Department. Also includes United States War Department, Office of the Chief Signal Officer's monthly summaries of voluntary observers' meteorological reports from various locations in Iowa.

  • Scope and Contents

    This collection is comprised mostly of ledger books, with a folder lying loose on the shelf.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.

  • Method of Acquisition

    This collection was donated to the University of Iowa Libraries by the Musser Public Library in Muscatine, Iowa, in 1968.

  • Preferred Citation

    Josiah Proctor Walton Papers, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, Iowa.

  • Related Materials

    Account book and diary [2v.] Josiah Proctor Walton from March 1848 -- 1854, Bloomington [i.e. Muscatine] Iowa. xMs W240 ad

    Letterpress book, Josiah Proctor Walton, November 1863 -- December 1887, Muscatine, Iowa. xMs W240 lp

    Letter, from Joseph Henry to Josiah P. Walton, 12 November 1869. MsL H522

    Letter, T. S. Parvin to J. P. Walton, 6 pp. 14 November 1864. MsL P276 w