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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
Abstract

This collection is comprised of the papers of Iowa Representative Fred Schwengel.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1960 - 1971; 1940-1993

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: 1843-1921

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; Majority of material found in 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: 1966-2010

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; Majority of material found in 1860-1869

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