Davenport Levee Improvement Commission records
Scope and Contents
This collection includes records for the Davenport Levee Improvement Commission. Meeting minutes, leases, financial records, 1913-1970. Bound meeting minutes (vols 1-29), 1911-2005. 23 photographic prints of seawall and LeClaire Park from display board, 1911-1913. 11 original photographic prints. 75 negatives, 8 x 10" photographic prints, and digital copies (on 5 discs.)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Materials are available for use in the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center only.
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Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a reproduction. One of these specific conditions is that the reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement.
13 records_center_cartons (in 13 record center cartons;1 box photographic prints; 1 box negatives; 5 discs)
Language of Materials
Range 14 Sections 09 and 10. Negatives stored with City Archives at the Davenport Police Department. Discs uploaded media drive.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
6/2008 - added bound meeting minutes vols 1-29, 1911-2005; found 11 original prints and 75 negatives 2013 - 75 negatives digitized and 8 x 10" prints made
- Language of description
- Script of description
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Davenport IA 52801-1490 United States