Delvena Anderson papers
Collection — Folder: 1
Scope and Contents
The Delvena Anderson diary is dated July 1958. The short (13 pages), typed travel diary details Anderson's trip from Iowa City through Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Maine to the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Cape Breton Island. The diary includes numerous historical details about the areas in which Anderson traveled as well as her own personal experiences on the trip.
- Existence: 1958
- Anderson, Delvena, 1887-1973 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The papers are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright held by the donor has been transferred to The University of Iowa.
Biographical / Historical
Delvena Anderson worked as a library staff member for the State University of Iowa (now the University of Iowa) from 1911 to 1957. During a portion of that time she was a secretary to the Director of Libraries.
0.25 linear inches
Language of Materials
Diary of a trip from Iowa City through eastern Canada.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Method of Acquisition
The diary (donor no. 161) was donated by Dale M. Bentz, former director of the University of Iowa libraries, in 1993.
- Leo Keohane. [AndersonDelvena.doc]
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