Sarah Baird's Orphans Home Letters, 1873

Collection Overview

Title: Sarah Baird's Orphans Home Letters, 1873

Record Series: 00/03/10

Creator: Sarah Baird

Date: 1873

Extent: 0.209 linear feet, 1 box, 1 folder

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

Language: This material is entirely in English.

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Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in Sarah Baird's Orphan Home Letters, 1873, Archives Record Series 00/03/10, University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Scope and Content

This small series consists of photocopies and transcriptions of two letters written by Sarah Baird from the Cedar Falls Soldiers' Orphans Home in 1873.  Members of the Baird family donated these copies to the University of Northern Iowa Archives in 1999.


Box 1

Folder 1: The letters

Processing Information

Collection described by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, April 26, 2016. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, October 2017 and again in February 2018. Linear feet updated July 31, 2017.

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