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Evelyn Harter Papers

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Identifier: msc0622
Abstract Harter was born in Keokuk, Iowa. Completing a BA at the University of Iowa in 1925, she moved to New York City where she shared an apartment for a time with Ruth Suckow. Primarily a typographer and book designer, she worked for publishers such as Cape and Smith, Smith and Haas, and Random House. Her first novel, Dr. Katherine Bell (Doubleday, 1950) is partially set in Iowa City. She gave a corrected typescript and a set of corrected galleys just after the novel was published.
Dates: 1930-1999

Evelyn Nelson papers

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Identifier: msc0671
Scope and Contents There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, MsC0869.
Dates: 1925 - 1939

Frank Luther Mott Papers

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Identifier: msc0664
Abstract Journalism professor and dean. Mott is best remembered for his writing on the history of American newspapers. He also wrote numerous stories, plays and novels, and drafts of which are preserved in this collection.
Dates: 1918 - 1963

Frank Simpson papers

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Identifier: msc0699
Scope and Contents There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, MsC0869.
Dates: 1944

Frederick Stern Bock Papers

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Identifier: msc0567
Abstract Poet , Assistant Editor Poetry Fountains of Regardlessness (1961). Correspondence, subject files, and preliminary drafts of his writings.
Dates: 1935-1980

George Sylvester Viereck Papers

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Identifier: msc0099
Abstract Poet, novelist, journalist, and publicist for pro-German causes. Correspondence, drafts of magazine articles, photos, clippings of newspaper and magazine articles, typescripts of poems in German and in English, notebooks and pamphlets, a psychiatric report, legal documents, statements in court, and related material.
Dates: 1896-1959

Grace Noll Smith Papers

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Identifier: msc0700
Scope and Contents There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, MsC0869.
Dates: -

Guy Howard Papers

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Identifier: msc0629
Abstract Itinerant preacher and writer. This collection consists of manuscripts from two of his books and various clippings. Iowa Author Mss.
Dates: 1948-1950

Hamlin Garland Papers

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Identifier: msc0797
Abstract Correspondence, four short manuscripts, and photographs make up this small collection for this Iowa author and champion of local color.
Dates: 1892-1940

Henry Gregor Felsen Papers

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Identifier: msc0601
Abstract Novelist, story writer and author of children's books, including Hot Rod, a best-seller for 30 years. Correspondence and literary manuscripts.
Dates: 1942-1970

Hervey White Papers

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Identifier: msc0724
Abstract Novelist (Quicksand, 1900, and others), founder of the artist's colonies Byrdcliffe and Maverick, and editor of The Plowshare and The Wild Hawk. Drafts and typescripts of 24 stories and chapters from an unpublished autobiography.
Dates: 1913-1931

Iowa Author's Manuscripts Collection

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Identifier: msc0869
Abstract Includes manuscripts, galley proofs, page proofs, dust jackets, and other miscellany associated with publications of many Iowa Authors.
Dates: 1888-1990

Iris Murdoch Papers

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Identifier: msc0212
Abstract British writer and philosopher. Manuscripts for most of her novels, plays, and poetry, primarily handwritten drafts in notebooks.
Dates: 1960-2000

J. Hyatt Downing Papers

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Identifier: msc0591
Abstract Novelist and story writer. Correspondence, subject files, biographical material, and preliminary drafts of his writings.
Dates: 1925-1968

James Norman Hall Papers

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Identifier: msc0619
Overview Manuscripts of some of Hall's poetry, plays, articles, and essays. Also drafts of his book, The Far Lands.
Dates: 1934-1952

Jay Sigmund Papers

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Identifier: msc0697
Abstract Insurance agent, poet, story writer, and lecturer on literature. Preliminary drafts of plays, poetry, an unpublished novel, and correspondence with writers of note.
Dates: 1911 - 1975

John Leggett Papers

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Identifier: msc0503
Abstract Manuscripts and correspondence of the editor, writer, and director of the University of Iowa Writer's Workshop, 1969-1987. Papers include research files and drafts for Ross [Lockridge] and Tom [Heggen]: Two American Tragedies (New York: Simon and Schuster, 1974), including three hundred Ross Lockridge letters and 40 interviews; copies of newspaper articles and book reviews; 446 letters by and about Tom Heggen, 95 interviews, copies of stories and articles written by Heggen; copies of newspaper...
Dates: 1933-1987; 1970-1980

John Towner Frederick Papers

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Identifier: msc0513
Abstract English professor, Iowa author, and founder and editor of The Midland. Correspondence, subject files, business records for The Midland, lectures, and preliminary drafts of writings, etc.
Dates: 1908-1975

Jose Donoso Papers

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Identifier: msc0340
Abstract Correspondence, notebooks and manuscripts of Chilean writer Jose Donoso. The collection contains a preliminary version of Donoso's first novel, Coronacion, many drafts of El obsceno pajaro de la noche (The Obscene Bird of Night), as well as drafts of stories and other writings.
Dates: 1951-1967

Josephine Herbst Papers

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Identifier: msc0838
Abstract Novelist and journalist. Revised printers copy of Somewhere the Tempest Fell (1947), correspondence, clippings, book jackets, and a photograph.
Dates: 1928-1997

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