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Batchelder Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0064
Abstract

Papers of Reverend Joseph Mayo Batchelder and his wife. Included are about 50 letters, written in the 1840s and 1850s, mostly from Peoria, Illinois and Owego, New York; an account book dated from 1848-1884; and a diary dated from 1847-1848. Manuscript sermons, and other items.

Dates: 1847-1976; Majority of material found in 1860-1890

Bea Schmidt Collection of Fanzines

 Collection
Identifier: msc0915
Dates: Publication: 1979-1997

Bean Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0452
Abstract

Dr. Asa Bean was a physician with 114th Ohio Volunteers during the Civil War. Primarily correspondence between members of the Bean family during Civil War.

Dates: 1833-1962; Majority of material found in 1862-1863

Beecher Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0056
Abstract

Letters to and from several members of the Beecher family including Henry Ward Beecher, Edward W. Beecher, and Catharine Esther Beecher.

Dates: 1856-1892

Bell Brant Mercer papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA1123
Dates: 1900

Ben and Betty Shapiro papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0990
Scope and Contents

The Ben and Betty Shapiro papers date from 1913 to 1993 and measure 2.5 linear inches. The Shapiro family genealogical files includes a ship passenger list, obituaries, death and hospital registries, certificates of immigration and naturalization, a family tree, and an article on the family’s history written for Los Angeles Genealogical Society newsletter. Also included is a book called “Climbing Jacob’s ladder: Life Stories of Jake Shapiro”, written by Ben Shapiro and published in 2006. The papers also include loose recipe pages and a recipe book published by the Shaare Zion Women’s League at the Shaare Zion Synagogue, Sioux City, Iowa in 1976. Finally, the Ben and Betty Shapiro Family papers include a photo of the Shapiro family, photos of family gravestones, and photo of a building in Russia.

Dates: 1913-1993

Ben C. Phillips Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0071
Abstract

Records of income and expenses kept by a dentist in Maquoketa, Iowa.

Dates: 1901-1931

Ben F. Jensen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0147
Abstract

U.S. Representative from Iowa. Correspondence, subject files, legislative records, and speeches relating to his career in the Congress.

Dates: 1939-1964

Ben Henry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0092
Abstract

Labor official in Iowa. Correspondences, appointment books, clippings and local union files.

Dates: 1933-1962

Benita Allen papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0753
Abstract

Russian immigrant recalls her childhood in Russia during World War I and the 1917 revolution.

Dates: Existence: 1991

Benjamin H. Gavitt Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0609
Scope and Contents

There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, MsC0869. Half sized document box (1 sheaf).

Dates: 1864

Bergus Zine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0834
Abstract

Zines collected by Nick and Laura Bergus documenting avant garde and popular music in the 1980s and 1990s.

Dates: 1978-2011; 1978-2002

Bern Boyle Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0908
Abstract

This collection is made up of correspondences and postcards of Bern Boyle.

Dates: -

Bernadine Solberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0579
Abstract

Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.

Dates: 1855-1980

Bernard L. Kaplan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0920
Dates: Majority of material found in 1969-1976

Bernice Larson Boyum papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0194
Abstract

Ellsworth, Iowa, woman who served in World War II.

Dates: 1943-1993

Bernice Leary papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0030
Abstract

Educator, author, collector of children's books.

Dates: 1878-1977

Bernice Zimmer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0876
Abstract

Diaries of an Iowa woman.

Dates: 1932-2010

Bernt Olaf Wolden Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0407
Abstract

Naturalist. Correspondence and notebooks of nature observations.

Dates: 1902-1969

Bertha Hedges papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0846
Abstract

A talented seamstress and milliner, Bertha Gotter Hedges was born in Greene County, Iowa, in 1887.

Dates: 1870-2014

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Ray, Robert D., 1928- 4
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