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    • Mary Newbury Adams letters, 1861-1889

    • Mary Newbury Adams, 1837-1901; Women -- Iowa -- 19th century; Women -- Social life and customs -- 19th century; Women's rights -- United States; Women -- Suffrage -- United States; Feminists -- United States; Adams family; Women -- Societies and...
    • Letters from Mary Newbury Adams (1837-1901) to her sister Frances and brother-in-law John. The letters contain a mixture of family and day-to-day news, with mentions of organizations in which Mary was active.
    • History of Iowa County, Iowa

    • Iowa County (Iowa) -- History ; Iowa County (Iowa) -- Biography ; United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories -- Iowa
    • The history of Iowa County, Iowa, containing a history of the county, its cities, towns, &c., biographical sketches of its citizens, war record of its volunteers in the late rebellion, general and local statistics. Portraits of early settlers and...
    • Day dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Two day dresses both with fitted bodices and very full skirts. The left dress shows a coordinating bolero jacket over the bodice and long full sleeves. She is wearing a bonnet trimmed with flowers and lace at the back and top. The right dress also...
    • Walking dresses for 3 age groups

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Walking dresses for 3 age groups. The woman's dress on the left has a fitted bodice with long, loose sleeves over a white blouse and full skirt. She is also wearing a bonnet decorated with matching fabric and tied with a large ribbon. The young...
    • Iowa Seed Company Catalog 1906

    • Seeds -- Catalogs and collections ; Nursery stock -- Catalogs and collections ; Horticulture -- Catalogs ; Gardening -- Catalogs ; Flowers -- Catalogs and collections ; Fruit-culture -- Catalogs ; Seed industry and trade -- Iowa -- Des Moines ;...
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    • Civil War Diary of Charles W. Chapman, 1862-69

    • Chapman, Charles W. fl. 1862-1869 ; United States. Army. Iowa Infantry Regiment, 19th (1862-1865). Company F ; United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives ; Diaries
    • Charles W. Chapman was a farmer from Grandview, Iowa. He served as a private in Company F of the 19th Infantry Regiment of Iowa Volunteers. [N.B.: the regiment number written on Chapman's diary is the 15th Infantry; however, it appears that he was...
    • Kitchen-Klatter v. 27, n. 06, 1963

    • Driftmier family; Home economics; Rural Iowa
    • Kitchen-Klatter began as a half-hour radio show with Leanna Driftmier sharing household tips, recipes, and childrearing advice among other topics. The radio show aired from 1926-1986 making it the longest running homemaker program in the history of...
    • Johnson County History, Iowa

    • Johnson County (Iowa); History
    • Compiled and written by the Iowa Writers' program of the Work Projects Administration in the state of Iowa. Jessie M. Parker, state superintendent of public instruction, state-wide sponsor of the Iowa Writers' program. Sponsored by Johnson county...
    • Civil War Diary of L.Stone Hall, 1864-65

    • Hall, L. Stone ; Soldiers -- United States -- Iowa -- History -- 19th century ; Soldiers -- United States -- Iowa -- Personal narratives ; United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 ; United States -- Iowa Infantry -- Nineteenth Regiment --...
    • L. Stone Hall was a member of the Iowa Infantry, Nineteenth Regiment, Company C, during the U.S. Civil War. The diary includes brief descriptions of camps, journeys, battles, skirmishes, guarding prisoners and memories and yearnings for home....
    • Civil War Diary of James Robertson, 1861 account book & diary

    • Robertson, James, Iowa soldier ; United States. Army. Iowa Infantry Regiment, 8th (1861-1865). Company C ; United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives ; Diaries
    • James Robertson was a native of Clifton, Iowa, in Louisa County. He was a private in Company C, 8th Iowa Infantry, was taken prisoner at the battle of Shiloh and hospitalized in Nashville, Tennessee's University Hospital. The diary details his...
    • Kitchen-Klatter v. 27, n. 09, 1963

    • Driftmier family; Home economics; Rural Iowa
    • Kitchen-Klatter began as a half-hour radio show with Leanna Driftmier sharing household tips, recipes, and childrearing advice among other topics. The radio show aired from 1926-1986 making it the longest running homemaker program in the history of...
    • Friends' Cook Book

    • Cooking, American -- Midwestern style ; Cooking -- Iowa -- Oskaloosa
    • Friends' cook book / a publication compiled by the Women of the Friends' Building Association of the Friends' Church Oskaloosa, Iowa. Publisher: Oskaloosa, Iowa : Saturday Globe
    • Buena Vista County History, Iowa

    • Buena Vista County (Iowa); History
    • Compiled and written by the Iowa Writers' Program of the Works Projects Administration in the State of Iowa. Jessie M. Parker, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, State-wide Sponser of the Iowa Writers' Program. Sponsored by the Buena Vista...

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