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Ella Elmegreen Lage papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA1118

Scope and Contents

The Ella Elmegren Lage papers date from 1963 and measure 0.25 linear inches. They contain a bound memoir written by Ella Elmegreen Lage in 1962 about her family history in Scott County, Iowa. The file consists of a summary of the memoir.


  • Existence: 1962


Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright held by the donor has been retained.

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Biographical / Historical

Ella Elmegreen Lage writes of her parents Edward and Laura Elmegreen who married in 1883 and farmed near Davenport, Iowa.


0.25 linear inches

Language of Materials



Bound memoir, “Me and Laura,” written by Ella Elmegreen Lage in 1962 about her family history in Scott County, Iowa.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers (donor no. 960) were donated by Diane Hall in 2005.

Emma Barton-Norris
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

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