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Chautauquas

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Abbie Romey papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0146
Abstract Actress, homemaker, and 1928 graduate of the State University of Iowa in Iowa City.

Ada Mae Brown Brinton memoir

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0708
Abstract In Sunshine and Rain in Iowa: Reminiscing through 86 Years, Brinton reflects on rural Iowa, hard work, church traditions, and the love of family and community.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Arthur W. Spivey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0150.05
Abstract Audio tape memoirs of Chautauqua and a manuscript relating to the work week of a Chautauqua crewman and crew chief.

Carl Backman Chautauqua Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0150.06
Abstract Photographs, brochures, correspondence, financial papers, and brochures from several chautauquas.

Charles F. Horner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0150.07
Abstract Correspondence, book manuscript, clippings, incomplete brochures, talent prices having to do with traveling Chautauquas.

Clark M. Eichelberger Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0150.18
Abstract Articles, clippings, correspondence, lectures, photographs, etc.

Denton Chester Crowl Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0150.01
Abstract Lecturer-portrayalist, salesman and editorial writer for the Toledo Blade, Denton Crowl performed on the Chautauqua circuits and in other venues. This collection includes correspondence, appointment diaries, photographs, and manuscripts, mostly relating to his lecture and political activities.

Evelyn Crary Bacon papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0012
Abstract Teacher, decorated veteran nurse and pioneer in the field of nursing education, Bacon served as a captain in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps during World War II and participated in the invasion of Normandy.

Guinn Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0084
Abstract The Guinn family moved to Iowa from Tennessee beginning in 1846 to settle near Belle Plaine. This collection includes legal documents, correspondence, a photograph, and a ledger book made up at the time of the sale of the estate of H. Guinn.

Katharine La Sheck papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0057
Abstract Musician, actress and dancer from Iowa City who toured on the Chautauqua circuit.