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Mount Pleasant (Iowa)

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcnaf: Library Of Congress Name Authority File

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Catherine Snedeker Hill papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0009
Abstract Illinois student who moved to Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.
Dates: 1854-1871

Fred Schwengel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0456
Overview This collection is comprised of the papers of Iowa Representative Fred Schwengel.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1960 - 1971

James A. Throop Records

 Collection
Identifier: msc0076
Abstract Businessman and proprietor of the Mount Pleasant Free Press. One journal contains Throop's hardware store accounts and recipes kept by Bessie Throop. The other is a record book kept by the Loyal Union League of Henry County, Iowa, 1863-1864, which includes bylaws, meeting minutes, a membership list, etc.
Dates: 1860-1864

Lot Abraham Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0073
Abstract Correspondence, Civil War diaries, military records, business papers, family papers.
Dates: 1842-1921; 1860-1890

Magdalen Meade papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0648
Abstract Iowa farm woman and political organizer who was active in Roxanne Conlin's gubernatorial campaign in 1982.
Dates: 1891-1992

Mt. Pleasant Chamber of Commerce Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0136
Abstract Reports of meetings and financial accounts reflect activities of the organization.
Dates: 1923-1947; 1940-1950

Peg Mullen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0082
Abstract Anti-Vietnam War activist whose son, Michael, was killed by 'friendly fire' in Vietnam in 1970.

Arrangement Copies of the hardcover and paperback versions of Friendly Fire and a hardcover copy of Unfriendly Fire: A Mother's Memoir are shelved in the printed works collection.
Dates: 1968-2010

Wise Clark Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0419
Abstract Family papers consisting of correspondence on life in Iowa and Illinois in the Civil War era and beyond.
Dates: 1855 - 1923; 1860s