MsC 52

Collection Dates: 1866 -- 1867?
.25 linear ft.

Collection Guide

This document describes a Manuscript Collection held by the

Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
e-mail: lib-spec@uiowa.edu

Guide Contents

Administrative Information

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Acquisition and Processing Information


Administrative Information

Access and Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Digital Surrogates: Except where indicated, this document describes but does not reproduce the actual text, images and objects which make up this collection. Materials are available only in the Special Collections Department.

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Use of Collections:  The University of Iowa Libraries supports access to the materials, published and unpublished, in its collections. Nonetheless, access to some items may be restricted by their fragile condition or by contractual agreement with donors, and it may not be possible at all times to provide appropriate machinery for reading, viewing or accessing non-paper-based materials. Please read our Use of Manuscripts Statement.

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of two abstract books presumably created in 1866 -- 1867, but the entries begin with land transactions that took place starting in 1845. These abstract books also contain tax information. The map shown above, taken from Volume one, is of the Port of Princeton. Princeton is a town twenty miles north of Davenport.

Acquisition and Processing Information

Guide posted to Internet: August 2005


Abstract books for Davenport [and other locations in Scott County?], Iowa

Volume 1

Volume 2

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