Subseries 1 - Journals

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US US-IaGG Archives/RG-T-1-1

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  • 1847-1906 (Creation)


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v. 1 Journal 1947-1859 (12.5" x 8") v. 2 Journal 1858-1865 (12.5" x 8") v. 3 October 1857- July 1879: Davenport records: Oct. 1857-Dec. 1858; Grinnell records: July 1865-- July 1979. Each section opens with "Effects of Iowa Colleg this day as follows:" then lists college real estate, personal property, and other assets. v.4 June 1879 - June 1884 v. 5 July 1884 - Nov. 1887 V. 6 Dec. 1887 - June 1896 v. 7 July 1896 - Dec. 1904 v. 8 Jan. 1905 - Dec. 1906

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Journals in this series are arranged chronologically, are handwritten, violumes are leather-bound, and unless an alternate size is indicated are ca. 16" x 11".  Journals after 1906 are on microfilm, series 1.6

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