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Charles F. Horner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0150.07
Abstract Correspondence, book manuscript, clippings, incomplete brochures, talent prices having to do with traveling Chautauquas.
Dates: 1906-1925

Guinn Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0084
Abstract The Guinn family moved to Iowa from Tennessee beginning in 1846 to settle near Belle Plaine. This collection includes legal documents, correspondence, a photograph, and a ledger book made up at the time of the sale of the estate of H. Guinn.
Dates: 1880-1924

Keith/Albee Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0356
Abstract Vaudeville, theater, and movie business. Clipping books, managers' report books, scrapbooks, business records, cash books, etc.
Dates: 1890-1952

Redpath Chautauqua Bureau Records

 Collection
Identifier: msc0150
Abstract Commercial lecture bureau and booking agency for Chautauqua and lyceums throughout the United States and parts of Canada. Office files of the Redpath-Vawter Bureau of Cedar Rapids, IA, the Redpath-Chicago Bureau run by Harry P. Harrison and Charles Horner's Redpath Chautauquas. Included are: talent files consisting of correspondence, contracts, publicity brochures, and advertising flyers; business files including employee records; geographical location files with materials about cities and...
Dates: -

Tom and Ruth Blanchard Chautauqua Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0150.12
Abstract Chautauqua and radio performers. Correspondence, clippings, photographs, and ephemera.
Dates: 19071982; 1920-1940