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Civil War Collection

Identifier: MsC0906

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Scope and Contents

A collection of material having to do the the War Between the States, these items were drawn together from collections held separately by the University of Iowa Libraries. Though some deal with the Civil War and Iowa, they do not all do so.


  • Creation: 1861-1970

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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


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Documents having to do with the Civil War.

Physical Access Requirements

The University of Iowa Libraries supports access to the materials, published and unpublished, in its collections. Nonetheless, access to some items may be restricted by their fragile condition or by contractual agreement with donors, and it may not be possible at all times to provide appropriate machinery for reading, viewing or accessing non-paper-based materials.

Method of Acquisition

This collection was assembled from various small Civil War collections already in the Manuscript Collection.

Related Materials

See the Civil War Collection at the Iowa Digital Library

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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)