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Nannie Kern papers

Identifier: IWA0632

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Scope and Contents

The Nannie Kern autograph book dates from 1864 to 1886 and includes comments from friends in Iowa, Ohio, and Pennsylvania.


  • Creation: 1864-1886


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.

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Biographical / Historical

We have no information regarding Nannie Kern except what can be culled from her autograph book, which was presented to her as a gift on December 16, 1864. The autograph book contains comments from friends.


0.25 linear inches

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One autograph book presented to Kern as a girl in 1864.

Method of Acquisition

The papers (donor no. 504) were donated by Maggie Werner-Washburne in 1998.


Lisa Mott, 2003; Sharon M. Lake, 2007.
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Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

100 Main Library
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
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