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Dorothy M. Johnson Papers

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Identifier: msc0632
Abstract Editor, novelist and professor of journalism at the University of Montana. Typescript drafts and related correspondence for several short stories and her novel, The Hanging Tree. Also some family correspondence and photographs. Johnson wrote Liberty Valence and A Man Called Horse, both, like The Hanging Tree, made into motion pictures.
Dates: 1896-1958

Edwin L. Sabin Papers

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Identifier: msc0688
Abstract Novelist. Correspondence, scrapbooks, subject files, preliminary drafts of his writings.
Dates: 1870-1952

Ellis Parker Butler Papers

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Identifier: msc0575
Abstract Author and businessman from Iowa , best known for his short story Pigs is Pigs. The papers consist of correspondence to and from Butler about his writing and the Author's League of America . His wife's correspondence is also included.
Dates: 1913-1937

Elswyth Thane Papers

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Identifier: msc0707
Abstract Playwright, biographer and novelist. Holograph notebooks containing first drafts of several historical novels, printer's copies, and correspondence are included. There are audiotapes of her research for Potomac Squire, a book about George Washington.
Dates: 1943-1963

Eugene L. Burdick Papers

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Identifier: msc0574
Abstract Author and co-author of such books as The Ugly American and Fail-Safe. This collection contains a manuscript for the book The Blue of Capricorn, and the serialized version of Fail-Safe, as well as clippings relating to Burdick. Iowa Author Ms.
Dates: 1962

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

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

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

Iowa Authors 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

Janine Canan Papers

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Identifier: msc0792
Abstract Poet and editor. Books, manuscripts,clippings, correspondence.
Dates: 1960-2004

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 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

Josephine Hirons Pullen papers

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Identifier: IWA0241
Abstract Teacher, artist, poet and author from Early, Iowa.
Dates: 1949-1996

Julie McDonald Papers

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Identifier: msc0651
Abstract Newspaper Editor and writer, this collection contains material related to two novels (Amalie's Story, 1970 and Petra, 1978), a play (Eyes of Sky; a Play in Six Scenes) and a biography (Ruth Buxton Sayre: First Lady of the Farms, 1980).
Dates: 1970 - 1990

Karlton and William Kelm Papers

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Identifier: msc0637
Abstract Story writers, novelists and playwrights who did most writing in collaboration. Karlton published two novels: Brother (1936) and The Cherry Bed (1936). Correspondence with noted writers, drafts of plays, short stories, and novels, and material relating to the Dubuque Dia, a literary magazine.
Dates: 1931-1986; 1930-1940

(Katherine) Eleanor Saltzman Papers

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Identifier: msc0689
Abstract Iowa regional writer. This collection consists of manuscripts for Ever Tomorrow and Stuart's Hill, and her unpublished novel, Carpthorne; manuscripts and tear sheets of her short stories and poems; as well as correspondence, notes, and clippings. Iowa Author Mss.
Dates: 1933-1945

LeAnn Lemberger Papers

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Identifier: msc0647
Abstract Author of romance novels as Leigh Michaels. Manuscript drafts, galleys, and page proofs of her novels, as well as articles by and about Lemberger and teaching materials used for the Iowa Summer Writing Festival.
Dates: 1982 -

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