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American Broadcasting Company Transcripts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0368
Scope and Contents Transcripts of the ABC Evening News 1970-1973 (typewritten).
Dates: 1970-1973

Burton Jay Smith and Willametta Turnepseed Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0868
Abstract Correspondence, chiefly love letters, between amateur printers Smith and Turnepseed, together with a few additional materials, including copies of their co-edited Literary Newsette. Many of Smith's letters document his activities training as a navigator in the United States Army Air Force, 1943-1944.
Dates: 1941-1944

Dante Pierce Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0061
Abstract Farm editor. Correspondence with State and National Political figures including Smith Brookhart, Calvin Coolidge, Robert LaFolette, Henry Wallace, and George Wilson.
Dates: 1916-1948; Majority of material found in 1925-1945

Erik Bert Papers

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Identifier: msc0426
Abstract Born Herbert Joseph Putz. Communist journalist and editor in the 1930s of The Producers News and Farmers National Weekly; his career after 1941 was with the Daily World. Subject files, correspondence, notebooks, typescripts, and published writings regarding the link between communism and agriculture.
Dates: 1930-1979; 1960-1970

Frank Starzell Papers

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Identifier: msc0231
Abstract General manager of Associated Press. The scrapbooks contain photographs, speeches, press releases, and articles from his career with the Associated Press.
Dates: 1942-1959

Harvey W. Wertz Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0479
Abstract American journalist.
Dates: 1917-1963; 1950-1970

Irving Brant Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0569
Abstract Writer and journalist. Manuscripts for four of his books, including The Bill of Rights.
Dates: 1962-1972

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

Lement Harris Papers

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Identifier: msc0475
Abstract Agricultural writer and activist. Subject files, pamphlets, correspondence, and clippings, primarily related to communism and agriculture.
Dates: 1920-1990; 1930-1960

M. Horvat Science Fiction Fanzines Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0791
Abstract A large collection, stretching across most of the 20th century, of science fiction fanzines.
Dates: 1925-2002

Marquis Childs Papers

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Identifier: msc0581
Abstract Pulitzer prize-winning journalist with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Typescript drafts, galleys, proofs, and layouts for some of his books. Also general correspondence files, speeches, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1939-1978; 1950-1960

Merritt C. Speidel Papers

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Identifier: msc0104
Abstract Newspaper publisher and founder of the Speidel Newspaper Syndicate. The papers consist of correspondence of both a personal and business nature.
Dates: 1914-1960

Nick Thimmesch Papers

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Identifier: msc0709
Abstract Journalist with Time and Newsday, where he began a column nationally syndicated in 1969. Author of several books. Correspondence, research, interviews, audio tapes, photographs, speeches, reporter's notebooks, and preliminary drafts of his works.
Dates: 1956-1985; 1970-1990

Osha Gray Davidson Papers

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Identifier: msc0588
Abstract Free-lance journalist and author of Broken Heartland and Under Fire. Correspondence, research notes, and preliminary drafts of his writings.
Dates: 1987 -; Other: Date acquired: 19950000

Radio-Television News Directors Association Records

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Identifier: msc0490
Abstract Correspondence, minutes of the board of directors, conventionreports, financial records, committee files, copies of thepublication RTNDA Bulletin, membership files, audiotapes, videotapes, and other papers.
Dates: 1946-2011

Seymour Krim Papers

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Identifier: msc0367
Abstract Journalist and essayist. Correspondence, typescripts, notes, reviews, published copies, etc. relating to his literary career and his contributions to beat literature and the new journalism movement.
Dates: 1950-2012

Theodore F. Koop Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0642
Abstract Journalist with the Associated Press before WWII, with the National Geographic Society and CBS after 1948. He conceived Face the Nation. Correspondence, subject files, speeches, and preliminary drafts of his works.
Dates: 1940-1976

Thomas Yoseloff Papers

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Identifier: msc0735
Abstract Journalist and publisher. Managing editor of The Daily Iowan as a student, later wrote for newspapers including the New York Times and the Omaha World Herald. Collection consists of drafts for A Fellow of Infinite Jest (1946), a biography of Laurence Sterne, and his own autobiography, The Time of My Life.
Dates: 1946 and Undated

W. Earl Hall Papers

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Identifier: msc0193
Abstract Editor and publisher of the Mason City Globe Gazette. Papers relating to his career and civic activities. Subject files, correspondence, speeches, and editorials reflect his work for such organizations as the Red Cross, Radio Free Europe, and the Iowa State Board of Regents.
Dates: 1917-1969