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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1854-1936
Size:
0.47 Cubic feet (consisting of 1 box, 1 oversize folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.02.Iowa
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Iowa forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.2: Geographical Categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Federal Art Project (Iowa)
Dates:
1938-1939
Size:
20 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp03
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Seven photographs of the Mason City, Iowa art center and 13 photographs of the Sioux City, Iowa art center [Microfilm title Iowa Community Art Centers].

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Creators:
Wakefield, George W. (George Washington), 1839-1905
Dates:
April 2, 1886
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4738
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Hamilton, William, 1811-1891
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1214C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Bicknell, Frank W.
Dates:
October 3, 1904
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3735
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Automatic Button Company.
American Pearl Button Company.
Claus Schmarje Button Company.
Barry Manufacturing Company.
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Dates:
1898 - 1993
Size:
13 Cubic feet (55 boxes, 4 map folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0504
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the manufacture of both freshwater pearl and plastic buttons in Muscatine, Iowa, including at least 12 different companies from primarily 1925 to the 1960s.

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Creators:
Kent, Mahlon B., -1929
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Hamilton, William, 1811-1891
Dates:
1881
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS920
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

With marginal notes in purple by J. Owen Dorsey and retranscription of Iowa names with more precise English translations by William Hamilton. [1881?]. Autograph document. 6 pages.

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Creators:
Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946
Dates:
1929-1946
Size:
3.2 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.rowaedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, printed material, photographs, business records and a diary.

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Creators:
Houser, Lowell, 1902-1971
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 July 31
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
7 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.houser64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Lowell Houser conducted by Betty Hoag, on 1964 July 31, for the Archives of American Art.

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Medical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, SI)
Evans, John G., Dr. (physician; surgeon)
Dates:
1893 - 1893
1947 - 1949
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0024
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents Dr. John G. Evans, a physician and surgeon practicing in New Hartford, Iowa in the 1940s.

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