PAPERS OF THE SHELTON FAMILY

MsC 7

Collection Dates: 1864 -- 1866, 1936
(Bulk Dates: 1864 -- 1866)
.25 linear ft.

Collection Guide

This document describes a Manuscript Collection Collection held by the

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

Guide Contents

Administrative Information

Biographical and Historical Information

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Related Materials

Acquisition and Processing Information

Box Contents List


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Use of Collections:  The University of Iowa Libraries supports access to the materials, published and unpublished, in its collections.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

Four diaaries and a manuscript of a speech.


Acquisition and Processing Information

These papers were given to the University of Iowa Libraries by Lucy Shelton Stewart and Helen S. Claassen, 1954.

Guide posted to Internet: January 2003


Inventory

Diary of Mary E. Shelton, January 1, 1864 -- December 30, 1864, including a typed transcription

Diary of Mary E. Shelton, January 1, 1865 -- December 31, 1865, including a typed transcription

Diary of Lt. O.C. Shelton, May 8, 1864 -- August 30, 1864, Lieutenant in the 45th Regiment of the Iowa Infantry

Diary of Rhoda Amanda Shelton, April 15, 1864 -- September 11, 1866

"Address of Amanda Shelton Stewart on her Experiences as a Civil War Nurse", 1937

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