Louis Krauss and Emil Seifert Amana Society Account Books, 1890-1932

Collection Overview

Title: Louis Krauss and Emil Seifert Amana Society Account Books, 1890-1932

Record Series: MsC-40

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Creator: Louis Krauss and Emil Seifert

Date: 1890-1932

Extent: 1 box (0.209 linear feet)

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

Language: Materials primarily in English. One handbook is written in German.

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Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the Louis Krauss and Emil Seifert Amana Society Account Books collection, 1890-1932, Manuscript record Series MsC-40, [folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

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Scope and Content

This box contains five handwritten account books of the Amana Society and one published handbook printed in German. Four of the account books are from Louis Krauss and one from Emil Seifert.


Box 1

Folder 1: Emil Seifert, January 3, 1890-April 6, 1907

Folder 2: Louis Krauss, September 15, 1890-November 15, 1899

Folder 3: Louis Krauss, August 1, 1899-December 21, 1909

Folder 4: Louis Krauss, August 2, 1909-August 25, 1917

Folder 5: Louis Krauss, January 18, 1918-April 26, 1932

Folder 6: Printed handbook in German.

Processing Information

Added online by Library Associate Dave Hoing, February 2017. Linear feet count updated on August 9, 2017.