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Identifier: 3

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Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The papers of Leo A. Hoegh document his political career with five linear feet of manuscripts dating from 1929 to 1978. Comprised primarily of speeches, there are also correspondence files, campaign literature, photographs, clippings, audio tapes of interviews, and film footage from his term as Governor of Iowa. Civil defense is the main topic of the speeches although some concern taxes. The correspondence includes letters from Dwight D. Eisenhower and Fred Schwengel.


  • Creation: 1929-1978


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 5.00 Linear Feet

From the Collection: Photographs in Boxes 1 and 8; Film/Video in Boxes 8 and 9; Audio material in Box 9. other_unmapped

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
319-335-5900 (Fax)