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Alberta Powell Graham Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0615
Abstract A writer of biographies for children (on Columbus, Clara Barton, Lafayette and LaSalle, among others), Mrs. Graham also published more than 300 songs and Strike Up the Band! (1949), a collection of short biographies of American band musicians. Both her books and songs are represented in her papers.
Dates: 1945-1955

Annette Lingelbach papers

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Identifier: IWA0639
Abstract Journalist who wrote for Des Moines and Waterloo newspapers.
Dates: 1937-1996

Archie L. Greene papers

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Identifier: IWA0296
Abstract Writer and volunteer who earned a doctorate in English from the University of Iowa while living with spinocerebellar degeneration.
Dates: 1963-1998

Barbara Flanagan papers

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Identifier: IWA0611
Abstract Reporter, women's page editor, and columnist for the Minneapolis Star and Tribune from the 1940s until 1988.
Dates: 1950-1991

Bertha Korn Tucker papers

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Identifier: IWA0434
Abstract Writer and life-long student who was active in the Sisterhood (Jewish aid society) at the Beth El Jacob Synagogue in Des Moines and Hadassah, a national organization aiding disadvantaged Jews, primarily children.
Dates: 1920-1999

Bess Aldrich papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0104
Abstract Twentieth-century writer.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1915-1919

Bess Newcomer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0663
Abstract Appanoose County farmwoman, columnist, and Farm Bureau officer.
Dates: 1936-1978

Betty Jean Clark papers

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Identifier: IWA0153
Abstract Iowa legislator from 1976 to 1990.
Dates: 1935-1994

Bonnie Kern papers

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Identifier: IWA0797
Abstract Iowa author who was a victim of sexual and physical abuse, served time in prison and later placed into Iowa's work release program.

Arrangement Bonnie Kern's book, Proclivity, is shelved in the printed works collection in IWA.
Dates: 1945 - 2014

Carolyn Dyer papers

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Identifier: IWA0884
Abstract Professor Emeritus of Journalism at the University of Iowa and Nancy Drew scholar.
Dates: 1930-1994

Carolyn "Kay" Bucksbaum papers

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Identifier: IWA0591
Abstract Civic activist involved in the Jewish community, the Des Moines symphony, the League of Women Voters, and the Proteus Club.
Dates: 1949-1998

Carrie V. Talcott papers

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Identifier: IWA0687
Abstract Active clubwoman, Methodist, writer and farmer from Fayette County who spent 19 years in a retirement home in Fort Dodge.
Dates: 1913-1981

Cherry Muhanji papers

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Identifier: IWA0366
Abstract Writer, lesbian activist, and University of Iowa alumna.
Dates: 1984-2006

Connie Heckert papers

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Identifier: IWA0422
Abstract Author and English instructor at St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa.
Dates: 1989-1995

Constance Frick Irwin papers

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Identifier: IWA0208
Abstract Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.
Dates: 1918-1995

Cora Louise Scofield papers

 Collection — Floor: 1
Identifier: IWA0779
Overview Iowa-born historian and author who attended Vassar College.
Dates: 1881 - 1912

Cornelia Meigs Papers

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Identifier: msc0658
Abstract Children's author and Iowa's first Newbery Award winner. This collection consists of a manuscript and various clippings. Iowa Author Mss.
Dates: 1949

Dora Jane Hamblin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0087
Abstract Iowa native who wrote for the Cedar Rapids Gazette, LIFE magazine, and other periodicals.
Dates: 1937-1993

Dorothy Ashby Pownall papers

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Identifier: IWA0025
Abstract Journalist who reported on Camp Dodge in Iowa during World War I.
Dates: 1918-1974

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

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Bergmann, Leola Nelson, 1912-2011 1
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Braverman, Rosalie, 1910-2010 1
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Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002 1
Cherry, Kittredge, 1957- 1
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Childs, Malissa 1
Clark, Betty Jean, 1920-2005 1
Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956 1
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Crane, Amanda Jean 1
Crary, Margaret 1
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Dyer, Carolyn 1
Eastman, Harold Lloyd 1
Ellsworth Community College (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 1
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First United Methodist Church (Randalia, Iowa) 1
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Friendship Haven, Home for the Retired (Fort Dodge, Iowa) 1
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Harling, George 1
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Hazen, Helen 1
He hai da xue (Nanjing Shi, China) 1
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Holmes, Marjorie, 1910- 1
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Houghton Mifflin Company 1
Hughes, Harold E. (Harold Everett), 1922-1996 1
Hunting, Ema S. (Ema Suckow) 1
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