[Printed stationery featuring the Seal of Iowa, a circular emblem with various images: a soldier standing in a wheat field holding a rifle and an American flag; the Steamboat Iowa travelling down the Mississippi River; an eagle holding a banner with Iowa's state motto; smoke emanating from the chimney of a log cabin; various pieces of farming equipment; and ornamental designs surrounding text in the heading of the letter]

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[Printed stationery featuring the Seal of Iowa, a circular emblem with various images: a soldier standing in a wheat field holding a rifle and an American flag; the Steamboat Iowa travelling down the Mississippi River; an eagle holding a banner with Iowa's state motto; smoke emanating from the chimney of a log cabin; various pieces of farming equipment; and ornamental designs surrounding text in the heading of the letter]
Date
1857 April 12
Notes
Anson Hart ALS to Nephew [Dwight Dewey], April 12, 1857. Iowa City, [Ia.], page 1. From a collection of more than 500 items that concern the Dewey family's business and family life. The collection tracks the movements of Dwight Dewey, physician and land owner, from Iowa, to Washington, and to New York.
Names and Subjects
Agricultural implements--Pictorial works.
Banners--1850-1860.
Chimneys--1850-1860.
Chimneys--Pictorial works.
Chimneys in art.
Eagles--1850-1860.
Eagles--Pictorial works.
Eagles in art.
Flags--United States--1850-1860.
Flags--United States--Pictorial works.
Iowa (Steamboat)
Letterheads--1850-1860.
Letterheads--Pictorial works.
Log cabins--1850-1860.
Log cabins--Pictorial works.
Log cabins in art.
Mississippi River--1850-1860.
Mississippi River--Description and travel.
Mississippi River--Pictorial works.
Mississippi River in art.
Mottoes--1850-1860.
Rifles--1850-1860.
Seals (Insignia)--1850-1860.
Sickles.
Soldiers--1850-1860.
Soldiers--Pictorial works.
Soldiers in art.
State seals--1850-1860.
Trees--1850-1860.
Trees--Iowa.
Trees--Pictorial works.
Trees in art.
Wheat--Iowa--1850-1860.
Wheat in art.
Manuscripts shelf.
Collection Title
Dwight Dewey papers
Collection Creator
Dewey, Dwight Carlos, 1824-1875.
ID
7188
Repository
William L. Clements Library
Date Added/Updated
2019-02-27 11:45:32

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"[Printed stationery featuring the Seal of Iowa, a circular emblem with various images: a soldier standing in a wheat field holding a rifle and an American flag; the Steamboat Iowa travelling down the Mississippi River; an eagle holding a banner with Iowa's state motto; smoke emanating from the chimney of a log cabin; various pieces of farming equipment; and ornamental designs surrounding text in the heading of the letter]". https://quod.lib.umich.edu/w/wcl1ic/x-7188/wcl007254. In the digital collection William L. Clements Library Image Bank. William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. May 26, 2024.
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