Collection Dates: [1955?]
.12 linear ft.
This document describes a collection of materials
held by the
Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1420
Posted to Internet: November 2003
Note: This collection was a gift
of Jennie A. Chamness.
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Ida Chamness was born in 1867 in Kvinesdale,
Norway, and died April 5, 1952. In 1900 she moved to Marshall County, Iowa;
and in 1907 she moved to Cedar County, Iowa. She was very active in the Society
Scope and Content
consists of a handwritten manuscript, transcribed by her daughter Pauline,
of part of Ida Chamness's biography and a printed booklet addressed to
the Conservative Friends of Iowa.
"An Appeal to the Iowa Yearly Meeting of Conservative Friends for Correction of their Unjust Dealings with Ida R. Chamness"