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Attitude of the courts toward squatters, claims, associations, quick claim deeds, contracts, etc.
The attitude of the government toward the settlers or “squatters”
Character of early settlers
Constitutions and resolutions of claim associations: Madison Co.; Dubuque Co; Lee Co.; Keokuk Co.; Mahaska Co.; Benton Co.; Polk Co.; Clinton Co.; Winneshiek Co.; Minnesota-St. Paul
Extra-constitutional government or squatter sovereignty
The great war
Historical, 1803 -- 1836
Indian cessions to Iowa lands
Land offices and land districts in early Iowa
Local government in Iowa County (from Territorial Stat.)
Local government in Iowa: its administration, from various sources
Local government in Iowa: road district from, Territorial Stat.
Local government in Iowa: school district, from Territorial Stat.
Local government in Iowa: township, from Territorial Stat.
Master’s thesis, 1893. Early Iowa City (2 folders)
Michigan and Wisconsin: acts, history, etc.
The public surveys in Iowa
The sale of public lands in Iowa
The settlement of Iowa
Early settlers and claims
Territorial government in Iowa: executive, from Territorial Stat.
Territorial government in Iowa: judicial, from Territorial Stat.
Territorial government in Iowa: suffrage, elections, revenue, territorial treasury, from Territorial Stat.
Notebooks from Iowa City Academy, State University of Iowa, University of Pennsylvania
Iowa City Academy
Receipts for tuition, Iowa City Academy, 1886 -- 1887
McBride's plant record, Iowa City Academy, 1887
Oliver Cromwell oration, Iowa City Academy
Notes from the seminary: a paper read and discussed October 11, 1890. English history term essay, fall term, 1890 -- 1891
The grandeur of self-sacrifice, Iowa City Academy
Gladstone wishes to change the policy of England
Growth of independence in New York, Seminary of American History
The missions around the Great Lakes; Seminary Paper, November 9, 1889
Poverty of language. Essay for fall term, 1889
Republicanism in France
The story of the early Greeks. Freshman, November 19, 1888
What I am reading. Freshman English, fall 1889
Witchcraft, a bibliography, Historical Seminary, December 7, 1889
Miscellaneous items relating to the State University of Iowa, ca. 1890
Receipts for tuition, State University of Iowa, 1888 -- 1892
Schedule cards, State University of Iowa, 1891 -- 1892
American History. Vol I -- II, 1889, S.U.I. Notes on lectures delivered by W.R. Perkins
American History. vol. III -- IV, 1890, S.U.I. Notes on lectures delivered by W.R. Perkins
American History. vol. V, 1890, S.U.I. Notes on lectures delivered by W.R. Perkins
Biological laboratory. Notes on observations and experiments, 1890, S.U.I.
Botany. Notes on lectures in, 1889
English History. Notes on lectures delivered by Professor W.R. Perkins, 1890, S.U.I.
English Prose. Notes on lectures by Professor Anderson, [1890?]
Geology. Notes on lectures delivered by Instructor Calvin
Grecian History. Notes on lectures delivered by Professor W.R. Perkins, 1888, S.U.I.
Historical Politics. Notes on lessons
Index of materials
Military Science. Notes of lectures by Lieut. G. W. Gead, 1892
Municipal government under Professor Loos, 1892
Political Development, history of
Political Science. A study of the principles of government in the United States of America
Rome! Rome! Notes on lectures delivered by Professor W.R. Perkins, 1889
Western Philosophy, history of
French History. Notes on lectures delivered by Professor Robinson
Class schedules for junior and senior years S.U.I. Graduate year
Economics and politics. Lecture notes by J.W. Jenks. Summer meeting, July 1894, Philadelphia
Environment and the Race Relations. Lecture notes by R. Mayo-Smith. Summer meetings, July 1894, Philadelphia
Miscellaneous notes found with notes from summer meeting, July 1894, Philadelphia
Political Economy. Lecture notes by John B. Clark. Summer meeting, July 1894, Philadelphia
Lecture notes by Frank H. Giddings. Summer meeting, July 1894, Philadelphia
Lecture notes by Arthur T. Hadley. Summer meeting, July 1894, Philadelphia
Lecture notes by Simon N. Patten. Summer meeting, July 1894, Philadelphia
Taxation. Lecture notes by E.R.A. Seligman. Summer meeting, July 1894, Philadelphia
History of Economic Theory. Notes on lectures by Professor Patten. 1893. Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (2 copies)
Notebook kept while studying in Germany