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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

 Collection
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

Arthur A. Ross Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0127
Abstract Motion picture and television script writer. Slides, watercolor paintings, scripts, screenplays, short stories and novels by Ross; photographs, three recordings.
Dates: 1942-1965; Majority of material found in 1950-1965

Augustus Sinning Papers

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

B.H. Shearer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0242
Abstract Newspaperman in Columbus Junction, Iowa. Journals, correspondence, business records, and subject files relating to his life and career as the editor and publisher of the Columbus Gazette and as the publisher of the Iowa Union Farmer. Subject files include topics ranging from the Iowa Union Farmer to the Louisa County Fair.
Dates: 1901-1969

Blackhawk Foundry and Machine Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: msc0135
Abstract Iron casting company in Davenport, Iowa. Includes blueprints, budgets, correspondence, publicity, and photographs.
Dates: 1945-1951

Carl Van Vechten Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0715
Abstract 23 photographs of Doris Julian, Stephen Van Ophuigsen, Coleman Dowell, Jose Quintero and others; 16 photograph postcards including Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas; 75 photographs of celebrities (lacking no. 18); several drafts and related correspondence for Gertrude Stein: An Epilogue.
Dates: 1939-1960

Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce

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

Charles Wood Irish Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0362
Abstract Civil engineer and surveyor. Diaries, surveyor notebooks, letterpress books, correspondence, postcards, terrain profiles, photographs, etc.
Dates: 1852-1927

Christisen Railroad Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0548
Abstract Records for the Milwaukee Road, Amtrak, and the B&O railroads, with some materials from the Elgin, Joliet and Eastern (EJ&E), the Central Railroad of New Jersey (CNJ), the Nickel Plate Railroad (NKP), and Acheson, Topeka and Santa Fe (AT&SF) lines from the 1880s to the early 1990s.
Dates: 1880-1990

Conger Reynolds Papers

 Collection
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

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

Donald C. Pierson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0292
Abstract Chairman of the Iowa Republican State Central Committee. Reports, campaign and convention material, clippings, correspondence, photographs, and speeches.
Dates: 1937-1973; 1950-1960

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

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. 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

Eleanor Pownall Simmons Manuscripts

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

Fox Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0449
Abstract Dr. Walter Fox was a physician who served in France during WWI and later died in Serbia while working for the Italian Red Cross. Helen Fox Angell was a Red Cross worker during WWII and later in the Panama Canal Zone. Primarily photographs, correspondence, clippings, and memorabilia.
Dates: 1880-1966; 1918-1947

Frank Emmanuel Stucki Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0090
Abstract Minister. Correspondence, sermons, and tax returns.
Dates: 1910-1961

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Biklen, Wayne M. 1
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Blackhawk Foundry and Machine Company (Davenport, Iowa) 1
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Blue, Robert Donald 1
Bollinger, James W. (James Wills), 1867-1951 1
Bonney, Josiah 1
Bonney, Josiah H., 1817-1887 1
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Booth, Thomas Eyre, 1842-1927 1
Brown, Lewis H. (Lewis Herold), 1894- 1
Carlson, Esther Elizabeth 1
Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002 1
Cedar Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce 1
Central Railroad of New Jersey 1
Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad Company 1
Christisen, D. M. 1
Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956 1
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Committee of Small Magazine Editors and Publishers (U.S.) 1
Comrades In Service 1
Cornell College (Mount Vernon, Iowa) 1
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Davenport Besler Corportation 1
Davenport Locomotive Works 1
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Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
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Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 1
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General Wildlife Federation 1
Gillette, Guy M. (Guy Mark), 1879-1973 1
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Head, Edith 1
Heberling, Andrew 1
Heberling, John 1
Hoegh, Leo A. 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hughes, Harold E. 1
Hunting, Ema S. (Ema Suckow) 1
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Iowa Commerce Commission 1
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