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Julie McDonald Papers

Identifier: MsC0651

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Scope and Contents

Manuscripts for three of her works and papers relating to resignation as chairman of the Iowa Arts Council, 1973.


  • Creation: 1970 - 1990


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.

Biographical / Historical

Julie McDonald is an alumna of the University of Iowa and has taught journalism at St. Ambrose College. She lives in Davenport, Iowa, and had by 1985, published 16 books.


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Newspaper Editor and writer, this collection contains material related to two novels (Amalie's Story, 1970 and Petra, 1978), a play (Eyes of Sky; a Play in Six Scenes) and a biography (Ruth Buxton Sayre: First Lady of the Farms, 1980).

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Method of Acquisition

These papers were given to the University of Iowa Libraries by Julie McDonald, beginning in 1970.

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

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University of Iowa Libraries
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