Hancock Family Papers
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Scope and Contents
The Hancock Family Papers consists of diares (1860-1922), a ledger (1881), register of members of Diamond Lodge #39 (1879-1892), and four insurance registers which span from 1883 to 1917.
- Creation: 1860-1922
- Creation: Majority of material found within 1880-1899
- Hancock family (Family)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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0.75 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
Diaries and accounts of Ellery Moses Hancock, Ella Janette Hancock, and Spencer Waters, including material on farm life in Allamakee County, Iowa.
Method of Acquisition
This collection was given to the University of Iowa Libraries in 1955 by the estate of Clara Hancock. An addition was made in 1959 by Mrs. May Henderson.
Other Descriptive Information
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