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Adelia St. John Gates papers Edit

Summary

Identifier
IWA0728

Dates

  • 1863-1865? (Creation)
  • Date acquired: 2008-05-20 (Other)

Extents

  • 1.00 folders (Whole)
  • 1.00 folders (Whole)

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Notes

  • Abstract

    Graduate of Genesee College in New York who moved to Waterloo, Iowa as a bride.

  • Arrangement

    One folder, shelved in SCVF.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright held by the donor has been transferred to The University of Iowa.

  • Source of Acquisition

    Nancy S. Rust

  • Method of Acquisition

    The papers (donor no. 1159) were donated by Nancy S. Rust in 2008.

  • Preferred Citation

    Adelia St. John Gates papers, Iowa Women's Archives, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City.

  • Scope and Contents

    Journal containing address to class of 1863; attendance records; recipes; household hints; and commercial housekeeping accounts and building accounts.  Biographical information written by the donor and obituaries of John C. Gates are also included.

  • Biographical / Historical

    Adelia St. John Gates graduated from Genesee College in upstate New York and moved to Waterloo, Iowa, as a bride. Her husband John Cook Gates (1838-1917) practiced law in Waterloo with the Gates and Liffring law firm. Gates Park in Waterloo is named for this family.

Instances

  • Type
    Text
    Container 1 Type
    other
    Container 1 Indicator
    Folder 1

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