Ida Roiseland Chamness Papers
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Scope and Contents
This collection consists of a handwritten manuscript, transcribed by her daughter Pauline, of part of Ida Chamness's biography and a printed booklet addressed to the Conservative Friends of Iowa.
- Creation: 1955
- Chamness, Ida R (Person)
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This collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Ida Chamness was born in 1867 in Kvinesdale, Norway, and died April 5, 1952. In 1900 she moved to Marshall County, Iowa; and in 1907 she moved to Cedar County, Iowa. She was very active in the Society of Friends.
0.12 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
Ida Chamness was born in Norway and moved to Iowa in 1900, where she was very active in the Society of Friends. This collection includes a manuscript memoir, transcribed by her daughter, and an appeal to the Yearly Meeting of Friends.
Method of Acquisition
This collection was a gift of Jennie A. Chamness.
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