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William D. Evans Papers

Identifier: msc0217

Scope and Contents

The papers of William D. Evans are comprised of fifty-nine items dating from 1873 to 1936. Along with memoirs and biographical sketches, the papers include correspondence, judicial opinions, speeches, and materials from his student days, such as poetry and essays. They are open for research and information on the literary rights is available in the repository.


  • 1873-1936
  • 1920-1933


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Information on the literary rights is available in the repository. Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.


2.00 linear inches

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Justice of the Supreme Court of Iowa. Correspondence, speeches, reminiscences, papers written as a student, poetry, judicial opinions, and clippings.

Method of Acquisition

Mrs. Alice Evans Hardin gave her father's papers to the University of Iowa Libraries in 1970.
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
319-335-5900 (Fax)