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Elbert Family Papers

Identifier: msc0042

Scope and Contents

Records of Dr. John Downs Elbert and LeRoy Elbert; also letters of Hon. Henry G. Little, Grinnell, Iowa, on Early Settlement of Henry County, Illinois.


  • 1828-1895

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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


1.00 linear feet

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Legal papers, diplomas, certificates of appointments, scrapbook, 2 issues of Keosauqua, Iowa, newspapers (1852-58), and other papers.

Method of Acquisition

This collection was donated to the University of Iowa Libraries by Bonnie L. Elbert in 1959.
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

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University of Iowa Libraries
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