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Albert A. Couch Papers

Identifier: MsC0065

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Scope and Contents

The papers of Albert A. Couch date from 1940 to 1951 and consist of approximately 100 items of correspondence, reports, and clippings relating to a proposed hydroelectric dam at Moscow, Iowa, and the establishment of Iowa's Hydroelectric Cooperative. The correspondence includes letters from: William Beardsley, Guy M. Gillette, Jake More, and Burton K. Wheeler.


  • Creation: 1940-1951
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1940-1943


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This collection is open for research.

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0.25 Linear Feet

Language of Materials



Labor leader. Correspondence, reports, and clippings relating to a proposed hydroelectric dam at Moscow, Iowa.

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Method of Acquisition

Mr. Albert Couch gave this small collection of papers to the University of Iowa Libraries in 1958.

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

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