Shambaugh Family Papers:
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Box Contents List
The Amana Community, given at the Unitarian Sunday School
Amana, notes for story of, told with pictures
The anatomy of an insect, Agassiz Association paper with illustrations, September 19, 1887
The animal kingdom as related to geology, Agassiz Association paper with illustrations (apparently not complete) January 10,1887
Episodes in the early history of Iowa City
History of the Erodelphian Society, several revisions given at different times
The founding of Iowa City
The great change at Amana
The great change at Amana, an author’s reading, November 12, 1933, University Club, responding to first pressure after appearance of the second Amana book
Iowa City and legend on map of 1854
Katydids and crickets, Agassiz Association paper with illustrations, November 21, 1887
Lepidoptera, read before the Iowa State Assembly of the Agassiz Association with illustrations, Mt. Pleasant, Iowa, August 21-23, 1888. Including copy of The Swiss Cross, IV:5 (November 1888) which mentions this paper
The origin and spirit of Christmas
Radio talks, several, all on subject of Amana
The railroad reaches Iowa City
The Spiritual Amen
Staff dinner talk, January 29, 1928
Trifles, Original copy high school graduation “Oration” and Valedictory, June 7, 1889, Iowa City High School, including copy of The Commentator IV:10/11 (June 14, 1889), pages 2 -- 3
At the grave of Juan Valdez, 1922
Welcoming Mrs. Jessup as honorary member of the University Club
When Iowa City was young
after dinner talk All University Women’s Dinner, June 27 [?]
Whitby - several items given at