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Marvin W. Smith Papers

Identifier: MsC0263

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Scope and Contents

The papers of Marvin W. Smith consist of materials concerning his career in the state legislature. Half of the collection relates to the issue of apportionment, with folders of reports, debates, court cases, and various plans. His involvement with the Social Services Committee makes up most of the remainder of the papers. These subject files include topics such as adult corrections, medicine, education, and taxes.

2 oversized items.


  • Creation: 1960-1972


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.


3.00 Linear Feet (Photographs: Box 6)

Language of Materials



Farmer and Iowa state legislator. Subject files, reports, etc. on such legislative issues as apportionment and education.

Method of Acquisition

Mr. Smith gave his papers to the University of Iowa Libraries in 1972.

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
319-335-5900 (Fax)