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Della Neal papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/28

Scope and Content

This collection (1882-1987, undated) contains biographical information and various writings by Della Neal. Materials include college course work and a copy of her 1882 bachelor's thesis. The collection also includes some of Neal's writings related to the temperance movement.

Dates

  • 1882-1987, undated

Language of Materials

English

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives

Biography/Profile

Della Amanda Neal was born on November 22, 1862 in Hamilton, Pennsylvania. Neal graduated from Iowa Agricultural College (Iowa State University) with a B.Sc. in 1882. After college, Neal became active in the state and national temperance movement. In 1898, she completed her nursing training and went on to become the head nurse and matron of several institutions. Della Neal died in 1959.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 half-document box)

Abstract

Della Neal was born on November 22, 1862 in Hamilton, Pennsylvania. She earned her B.S. (1882) from Iowa Agricultural College (Iowa State University). Neal eventually completed training in nursing and became active in the state and national temperance movement. This collection includes some of Neal's writings, including college course work and writings on the temperance movement.

Arrangement

This collection is organized Alphabetically.

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

Title
RS 21/7/28. Della Neal papers, 1882-1987, undated
Date
January 15, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

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