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Albert J. Cohen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0126
Abstract American motion picture and television script writer and producer. Program scripts, department materials, memos, clippings, notes, correspondence, production budgets, and miscellaneous photographs.
Dates: 1948-1961; Majority of material found in 1951-1955

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

Archie Alphonse Alexander Papers

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Identifier: msc0304
Abstract Engineer and governor of the Virgin Islands. Subject files, correspondence, speeches, clippings, etc. relating to his career as an engineer, diplomat, and university trustee.
Dates: 1940-1970

Arthur Francis Allen Papers

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Identifier: msc0357
Abstract Editor of the Sioux City Journal. Primarily correspondence, with speeches, clippings, and a scrapbook on Abraham Lincoln.
Dates: 1913-1949; 1919-1930

Augustus Sinning Papers

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Identifier: msc0391
Abstract Physician. Correspondence, clippings, notebooks, and other papers.
Dates: 1892-1948

Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce

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Identifier: msc0138
Abstract Budgets, correspondence, clippings, photographs, and other material.
Dates: 1874 - 1973; Majority of material found in 1935 - 1946

Conger Reynolds Papers

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Identifier: msc0183
Abstract Journalist, diplomat, and public relations expert. Subject files, correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, etc. relating to his varied career, from WWI intelligence officer to Chicago Tribune editor in Paris to consulate official to public relations director for Standard Oil.
Dates: 1899-1970

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

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

Davenport Besler Corportation Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0081
Abstract Business records of a liquidated Davenport, Iowa, locomotive manufacturing company.
Dates: 1909-1955

David Swift Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0125
Abstract Television and motion picture writer, director and producer. Television and motion picture scripts, screenplays, publicity, reviews, notes and memos, set designs, and costume sketches.
Dates: 1951-1965

Dr. Mark Ranney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0190
Abstract Physician and book collector. Photographs, financial records, clippings and memorabilia.
Dates: 1854-1909; Majority of material found in 1870-1909

Earl Elijah Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0244
Abstract State senator, farmer, and bank president. Primarily speeches about agriculture, with newspaper clippings, campaign literature, and correspondence.
Dates: 1929-1971

Edward C. Eicher Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0049
Abstract Lawyer, Government official, and U.S. Representative from Iowa. Correspondence, and speeches, including material on Iowa politics and government.
Dates: 1899-1944; Majority of material found in 1899-1901, 1935-1938

Edward J. Breen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0334
Abstract Iowa state legislator, attorney, and broadcasting station executive. Senate bills, correspondence, speeches, and subject files ranging from the Democratic Party to the Townsend National Recovery Plan document his career in Iowa 's state senate.
Dates: 1936 - 1973; 1936-1942

Edward J. McManus Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0258
Abstract Iowa state senator, lieutenant governor of Iowa, Democratic candidate for governor of Iowa, delegate to Democratic National Convention, and U.S. District Court Judge for Northern District of Iowa. Correspondence, speeches, telegrams, campaign material, press releases, photographs, newspaper clippings, tape recordings, phonograph recordings, and scrapbooks.
Dates: 1942-1964; Majority of material found in 1960-1970

Edwin Ford Piper Collection

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

Elbert Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0042
Abstract Legal papers, diplomas, certificates of appointments, scrapbook, 2 issues of Keosauqua, Iowa, newspapers (1852-58), and other papers.
Dates: 1828-1895; Majority of material found within 1850-1870

Eleanor Pownall Simmons Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: msc0698
Abstract Printmaker and artist, Simmons wrote and illustrated a number of books for children.
Dates: 1960-1970

Elton Trueblood Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0710
Scope and Contents There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, MsC0869.
Dates: -

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Alexander, Archie Alphonse 1
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American Bar Association 1
American Federation of Arts 1
American Wildlife Institute 1
Amherst College 1
Beck, Robert K. 1
Bissell, Bess G., 1908-1970 1
Breen, Edward J. 1
Brown, Hazel E. 1
Brown, Lewis H. (Lewis Herold), 1894- 1
Burdick, Eugene 1
Burdick, Eugene L. 1
Calhoun, Mary 1
Calhoun, Mary Huiskamp 1
Carlson, Esther Elizabeth 1
Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002 1
Cedar Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce 1
Childs, Marquis 1
Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956 1
Clarke, George 1
Cohen, Albert J. 1
Colby, Anthony Owen 1
Committee for a National Trade Policy (U.S.) 1
Cone, Marvin Dorwart, 1891-1965 1
Cornell College (Mount Vernon, Iowa) 1
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Cunningham, Paul Harvey 1
Darling, Jay N. 1
Darling, Jay N. (Jay Norwood), 1876-1962 1
Davenport Besler Corportation 1
Davenport Locomotive Works 1
Davenport-Besler Corporation 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Des Moines Art Center 1
Dickinson, Lester Jesse 1
Drake University 1
Eastman, Harold Lloyd 1
Eicher, Edward Clayton, 1878-1944 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Elbert, John Downs 1
Elbert, S. LeRoy 1
Elbert, Samuel Hitt, 1833-1899 1
Elijah, Earl 1
Elston, Hattie Phinnette, 1900- 1
Engle family 1
Engle, Paul 1
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 1
First Presbyterian Church (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
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General Wildlife Federation 1
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Howard University 1
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Iowa State Grange 1
Iowa Writers' Workshop 1
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J.N. "Ding" Darling Foundation 1
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John Morrell & Co. 1
Johns-Manville, Incorporated 1
Kehoe, Louis 1
Kenyon, William S. 1
Kinnick, Nile C. 1
Kinnick, Nile C. (Nile Clarke), 1918-1943 1
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League of Iowa Municipalities 1
Letts, Fred Dickinson 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
MacVicar, John 1
MacVicar, John, 1859-1928 1
Maibaum, Richard 1
McClain, Emlin 1
McDonald, Julie 1
McDonald, Julie, 1929- 1
McManus, Edward J. 1
Medary, Marjorie 1
Meigs, Cornelia 1
Meigs, Cornelia, 1884-1973 1
Miles, Mary E. Russell 1
Miller, Frank 1
Miller, Frank, 1926-1983 1
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