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Al M. Lee Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0851
Abstract Graduate of the Writers' Workshop, novelist and poet. This collection contains manuscripts, clippings, a photograph, and correspondence. Correspondents include Hubert Humphrey, Gene McCarthy, John F. Kennedy, Mark Strand, Cleanth Brooks, and Donald Justice among others.
Dates: 1957-1994

Alice French Papers

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Identifier: msc0605
Abstract One of the most successful women writers of the later 19th century, Octave Thanet's stories and novels celebrated the status quo; she lived much of her life in Davenport, Iowa. Our holdings consist of a holograph draft of her story, The Governor's Prerogative, photographs, photocopies of other stories, and a microfilm of Voice of Nature.
Dates: 1868-1962

Amy Clampitt Papers

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Identifier: msc0582
Abstract Poet: Kingfisher (1983), Manhattan: An Elegy (UI Center for the Book, 1990), MacArthur Fellow, 1992, Collected Poems (1997). Correspondence and typescripts of some of her writings.
Dates: 1983-1993

Angus Wilson Papers

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Identifier: msc0199
Abstract Acclaimed British novelist and scholar. Research files, including administrative material, research materials, and corrected typescripts for her 1995 biography of novelist Sir Angus Wilson.
Dates: 1937-2011

Arthur Davison Ficke Papers

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Identifier: msc0603
Abstract Poet and writer born in Davenport, Iowa. Manuscripts include materials for a course in Arthurian legend given at the State University of Iowa 1906-1907, drafts of published poems and stories, and typescripts of unpublished stories and novels.
Dates: 1920-1940

Calvin Kentfield Papers

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Identifier: msc0639
Abstract Iowa writer. Manuscript for The Alchemist's Voyage and various clippings and tear sheets. Iowa Author Mss.
Dates: -

Carl Glick Papers

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Identifier: msc0611
Abstract Story writer, playwright and film script writer, author of books for adults and children, Glick is best remembered for his books about the Chinese in America.
Dates: 1915-1971

Charlton Laird Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0646
Abstract Author who wrote extensively on language. This collection contains the manuscript and correspondence for one of his novels. Iowa Author collection.
Dates: 1951

Curtis Harnack Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0621
Abstract Assistant Editor (with Paul Engle) Prize Stories 1958-1959. Author of a memoir, We Have All Gone Away (1973), and other books. President of Yaddo, 1981-1987; 1992-1997 President of the School of American Ballet.
Dates: 1927 -; 1960-1980

Dorothy Garlock Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0607
Abstract Romance novelist from Love and Cherish (1980), a career started to avoid the boredom of retirement.
Dates: 1980-1989

Dorothy M. Johnson Papers

 Collection
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

Edward Beatty Rowan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0412
Scope and Contents There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, MsC0869.
Dates: -

Edward Gorman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0613
Abstract Author of mysteries (the Tobin and Jack Dwyer series), westerns (as Leo Guild), and horror novels under several pseudonyms. Former advertising executive. Preliminary drafts of his writings.
Dates: 1990 -

Edwin Ford Piper Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0040
Overview Piper's notes on Western ballads, with music for some; other folk materials including rimes, riddles, games, folk sayings, quadrille calls, slang, superstitions, and folk remedies.
Dates: 1929-1941

Edwin L. Sabin Papers

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

Ellis Parker Butler Papers

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

Emerson Hough Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0628
Abstract Journalist, editor of Forest and Stream, and novelist of the West. Includes letterpress book, 1902-1912 and 34 letters 1912-1923 to Mr. and Mrs. Fred Bigelow.
Dates: 1902-1975

Esther Carlson Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: msc0756
Scope and Contents There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, Msc0869.
Dates: 1947-1948

Eugene L. Burdick Papers

 Collection
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

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