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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.
Abstract Naturalist and writer. Manuscripts of his books and articles, primarily about birds.
Abstract Author, conservationist, and landscape architect. Manuscripts of some of his books including The National Forests and Timber in Your Life. Typescript drafts, proofs, galleys, outlines, and correspondence are included.
Abstract Drafts of A Change and a Parting, a memoir of growing up in Amana in the 1930s.
Abstract Author, editor of The New Republic 1923-1953, and journalist. Typescript drafts, galleys, and page proofs for two books, Preview of Tomorrow and The World Changers.
Abstract Author and military historian. Primarily manuscripts including various drafts, galleys, and proofs for eleven of his books. Also contains draftof book reviews, short stories, and articles along with some subject files.
Abstract Committed to the production and dissemination of systems art, CAYC was established as a multidisciplinary workshop in August of 1968. A collection of large scale works (each about 22 x 34 inches) was assembled in 1972 by Jorge Glusberg, CAYC Director, as an edition of 10 that circulated as traveling exhibitions. Apparently including about 72 works in 1972, the collection grew over time and the Iowa collection now consists of 143 diazo prints and appears to be the only extant copy. The...
Scope and Contents This collection contains notes, source materials, drafts and proofs for two non-fiction books: Bats. (1969) and Stranger in the Storm (Abelard-Schuman, 1972). Original title: Birds Flying High.
Dates: 1969 - 1972
Abstract Anthropologist and author. Correspondence, early drafts, galleys, and printer's copies of three of Kluckhohn's early works.
Abstract Children's author and Iowa's first Newbery Award winner. This collection consists of a manuscript and various clippings. Iowa Author Mss.
Abstract Correspondence, photographs, clippings, and genealogical records of these families, including materials relating to operating a farm near Prescott, Kansas; letters home from a worker on the Chautauqua circuit; and letters home from a professor of music.
Abstract Agricultural journalist. Business correspondence, speeches, and subject files relating to agriculture and the Wallace family.
Abstract Born in Ontario 1943, awarded a PhD in American literature by Pennsylvania State University in 1970, taught at Iowa from 1970 to 1986, retired to write. Perhaps best known for Rambo, the central character of his 1972 novel First Blood, which lead to the Rambo films starring Sylvester Stallone, Morrell has written numerous novels as well as screen- and teleplays. The growing collection of his papers includes video and audio tapes as well as research notes, correspondence, and manuscripts.
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.
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.
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.
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
Abstract Governor and U.S. Senator from Iowa. Gubernatorial and senatorial office files relating to his political career.
Abstract Born in Clarion, Iowa, Spence graduated from the University of Iowa in 1930. From 1930 to 1941 he was the United Press bureau manager in Des Moines, and saw service during WW II in the Army Air Forces where he was the founder and first editor of Yank, the Army weekly newspaper. After the war, he worked as a free-lance writer, particularly noted for his reporting on religion. He also published several novels, wrote a comic strip (David Crane) and scripts for the weekly radio program, One Foot in...
Dates: 1941-1962; 1950-1962
Abstract Writer and friend of both Grant Wood and Marvin Cone. The collection contains research notes and manuscripts for the book, as well as clippings about Brown herself. Iowa Author Mss.
- United Nations 2
- Allen, Lewis, 1905-1986 1
- Amana Society 1
- American Farm Foundation 1
- Authors' League of America 1
- Bach, Marcus 1
- Bailey, Alfred M. 1
- Bissell, Bess G., 1908-1970 1
- Bissell, Richard Pike 1
- Bliven, Bruce 1
- Bliven, Bruce, 1889-1977 1
- Bourjaily, Vance 1
- Bourjaily, Vance, 1922-2010 1
- Brant, Irving 1
- Brown, Hazel E. 1
- Brown, Lewis H. (Lewis Herold), 1894- 1
- Butler, Ellis Parker 1
- Carhart, Arthur 1
- Carlson, Esther Elizabeth 1
- Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002 1
- Centro de Art y Comunicaci 1
- Centro de Arte y Comunicacia (Buenos Aires, Argentina) 1
- Cheever, Lawrence Oakley 1
- Childs, Marquis 1
- Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956 1
- Colby, Anthony Owen 1
- Collins, Max Allan 1
- Cone, Marvin Dorwart, 1891-1965 1
- Conlon, Paul 1
- Corey, Paul 1
- Courtney, R. Keith 1
- Crary, Margaret 1
- Crawford and Eastwood Families 1
- Crawford family 1
- Democratic Party (Iowa) 1
- Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
- Denver Museum of Natural History 1
- Drake University 1
- Duncan, Thomas W. 1
- Eastman, Harold Lloyd 1
- Eastwood family 1
- Eichenberg, Fritz, 1901-1990 1
- Elston, Hattie Phinnette, 1900- 1
- Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
- Eyerly, Jeanette 1
- Farwell, Byron 1
- Federal Writers' Project 1
- Finsterwald, Maxine 1
- Frederick, John Towner 1
- Gaine, Hugh, 1726 or 7-1807 1
- Gould, Chester 1
- Graham, Alberta Powell 1
- Hall, James Norman 1
- Heggen, Thomas, 1919-1949 1
- Hughes, Harold E. 1
- Hunting, Ema S. (Ema Suckow) 1
- Iowa Author's 1
- Iowa Commerce Commission 1
- Iowa Summer Writing Festival 1
- Johns-Manville, Incorporated 1
- Johnson, Dorothy M. 1
- Kantor, MacKinlay 1
- Kantor, MacKinlay, 1904-1977 1
- Keaton, Buster, 1895-1966 1
- Kelm, Karlton 1
- Kelm, Karlton, 1908-1987 1
- Kelm, William Eulberg 1
- Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971 1
- Kluckhohn, Clyde 1
- Krim, Seymour 1
- Lawrence, Rose Mary 1
- Lechlitner, Ruth 1
- Leggett, John, 1917- 1
- Lemberger, LeAnn 1
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
- Marsh, Willard 1
- May, Charles Paul 1
- McDonald, Julie 1
- McDonald, Julie, 1929- 1
- Meade, Marion 1
- Medary, Marjorie 1
- Meigs, Cornelia 1
- Meigs, Cornelia, 1884-1973 1
- Miller, Merle 1
- Miller, Merle, 1919-1986 1
- Morrell, David 1
- Mossman, Steven Dow 1
- Mott, Frank Luther 1
- Murdoch, Iris 1
- National Council of Farmer's Cooperative Marketing 1
- Nichols, Dale, 1904- 1
- Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
- Prairie Press 1
- Radio Corporation of America 1
- Richardson, Howard 1
- Robertson, Keith 1
- Rohlf, Willam Amos, 1867- 1
- Rohlf, William A. 1
- Rosheim, David L. 1
- Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946 1 ∧ less