Osha Gray Davidson Papers
Scope and Contents
The papers of Osha Gray Davidson consist of 1.5 linear feet of manuscripts dating from 1987 to 1994. They deal primarily with the writing of his two books, Broken Heartland and Under Fire, and related articles. Included are research notes, correspondence, early drafts, printer's typescripts, and reviews.
- 1987 -
- Other: Date acquired: 19950000
- Davidson, Osha Gray (Person)
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This collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Osha Gray Davidson was born and educated in Iowa. He graduated from the University of Iowa in 1982 with a B.A. in English. He is married and has two daughters. A free-lance writer, Davidson’s work has appeared in The Nation, The Progressive, the St. Louis Post - Dispatch, and others.
1.50 linear feet
Language of Materials
Free-lance journalist and author of Broken Heartland and Under Fire. Correspondence, research notes, and preliminary drafts of his writings.
Method of Acquisition
This collection was given to the University of Iowa Libraries by Mr. Davidson in 1995. He continues to add to the collection.
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