MsC 194

  Manuscript Register


Collection Dates: 1838 -- 1909
7 large ledger books -- 6 linear ft.

This document describes a collection of materials held by the
Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1420
Phone: 319-335-5921
Fax: 319-335-5900

Posted to Internet: March 2003

Acquisition Note: This collection was donated to the University of Iowa Libraries by the Musser Public Library in Muscatine, Iowa, in 1968.

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Use of Collections:  The University of Iowa Libraries supports access to the materials, published and unpublished, in its collections.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

Related materials

Account book and diary [2v.] Josiah Proctor Walton from March 1848 -- 1854, Bloomington [i.e. Muscatine] Iowa. xMs W240 ad

Letterpress book, Josiah Proctor Walton, November 1863 -- December 1887, Muscatine, Iowa. xMs W240 lp

Letter, from Joseph Henry to Josiah P. Walton, 12 November 1869. MsL H522

Letter, T. S. Parvin to J. P. Walton, 6 pp. 14 November 1864. MsL P276 w


Folder of loose materials; newspaper clippings, notes of J. P. Walton, miscellaneous letters, eulogy

Letters, J. P. Walton to David R. Warfield, 1838 [7 ALS, missing]

Ledger book, “Proceedings of the Justice Court. Moscow, Iowa Territory, Muscatine County.”

Ledger book, minutes of the meetings of the Muscatine County Medical Society from 11 May 1899 -- 12 December 1940

Meteorological Observation, Muscatine, Iowa, by Theodore S. Parvin, John Ufford, and Josiah P. Walton. Fifteen volumes, 1839 -- 1909

I. December 1838 – 1849. Theodore Sutton Parvin. Bloomington [Muscatine]

II. 1850 – 1856. Theodore S. Parvin

III. 1857 – 1860 Theodore S. Parvin

IV. 1861 – August 1885. John Ufford, 1861 – April 1863. Josiah P. Walton, April 1863 – August 1885

V. September 1885 – March 1906. Josiah P. Walton

VI. April 1906 – July 1909. Josiah P. Walton

VII. 1839 – 1860. Josiah P. Walton, 1839 – September 1860. John Ufford, October 1860 – December

VIII. 1861—1870. John Ufford, March 1863. Josiah P. Walton, April 1863 – December 1870

IX. 1871 – 1877. Josiah P. Walton

X. 1878 – 1881. Josiah P. Walton

XI. 1882 -- 1886. Josiah P. Walton

XII. 1887 – 1890. Josiah P. Walton

XIII. 1891 – 1898 July. Josiah P. Walton

XIV. August 1898 – March 1906. Josiah P. Walton

XV. 1863 Only. John Ufford.

Meteorological observations of voluntary observers' reports from various locations in Iowa, 1854 -- 1899



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