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University of Iowa

 Organization

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Edwin Ford Piper Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0040
Overview Piper's notes on Western ballads, with music for some; other folk materials including rimes, riddles, games, folk sayings, quadrille calls, slang, superstitions, and folk remedies.

Iowa Author's Manuscripts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0869
Abstract Includes manuscripts, galley proofs, page proofs, dust jackets, and other miscellany associated with publications of many Iowa Authors.

Mildred Augustine Wirt Benson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0054
Abstract Journalist for the Toledo Blade and writer of the first Nancy Drew mysteries and other children's series books; collection includes writings, clippings, scrapbooks, fan mail, photographs, and a typewriter.

Paul Engle Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0514
Abstract Poet (numerous books from Worn Earth, 1932), editor of the O. Henry Prize Stories, 1954-1959, director of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, 1941-1967, and co-founder and director of the International Writers' Program, 1967-1976 at the University of Iowa. Literary manuscripts, correspondence, subject files, and student works documenting his career as a writer and teacher.

Venise T. Berry papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0344
Abstract Novelist and associate professor of journalism and mass communication at the University of Iowa.