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Leo A. Hoegh Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0098
Abstract

Governor and state representative from Iowa, federal official. Papers comprised primarily of speeches relating to civil defense; there are also correspondence files, clippings, and photographs regarding his governorship.

Dates: 1929-1978

Leonard G. Wolf Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0151
Abstract

U.S. Representative from Iowa and Agency for International Development official. Correspondence, bills and resolutions, newsletters and press releases all related to his one term in Congress.

Dates: 1956-1960

Lester Jesse Dickinson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0094
Abstract

U.S. Representative and Senator from Iowa. Speeches, scrapbooks, correspondence, clippings, and campaign material all related to his political career.

Dates: 1898-1955; Majority of material found within 1920-1939

Lew Frank Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0369
Abstract

Speech writer for Henry A. Wallace. Primarily relates to his work for Wallace's presidential campaign on the Progressive Party ticket in 1948. With speeches Frank wrote for Wallace there are clippings, correspondence, campaign schedules, and Progressive Party news releases and pamphlets.

Dates: 1943-1968; Majority of material found in 1948

Lil Picard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0817
Abstract

Correspondence and related files of an artist, art journalist, and collector. Picard was born in Germany but migrated to New York City with her second husband in 1936. Exhibiting her own work, her writing about New York City art, and her extensive collecting made her a central figure in New York art until very near the end of her life.

Dates: 1899-1994

Lloyd Dunn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0520
Abstract

Publisher of Retrofuturist and PhotoStatic magazines and member of collage music groups the Tape-beatles and Public Works. The collection includes audio cassettes as well as two boxes of videotapes and a number of small art works which incorporate audio cassettes.

Dates: 1980-1990

Lois Baker Muehl Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0665
Abstract

Manuscripts and correspondence related to her books for children including My Name Is-- (1959) and Hidden Year of Devlin Bates (1967).

Dates: 1962-1984

Manuscripts of Chinese Writers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0771
Abstract

A number of literary manuscripts composed by Chinese writers were acquired for the East Asian collections over a long period of time. In 1991, a program was established to encourage further and continued growth in this area.

Dates: 1949-1995

Mary Huiskamp Calhoun

 Collection
Identifier: msc0577
Abstract

Well-known children's author. This collection consists of several versions of her manuscript for Magic in the Alley. This collection has become part of the Iowa Authors Manuscript Collection, MsC869.

Dates: 1964-1968

Maxine Finsterwald Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0427
Abstract

Radio scriptwriter (Kaffee Klatch and Playhouse of the Air among others) and playwright (as Maxine Wood). Correspondence, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, typescripts, etc. Finsterwald, playwright and author, published under the name "Maxine Wood".

Dates: 1928-1983; Majority of material found within 1940-1960

NC92 Networker Databank Congress Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0783
Abstract

443 indexed items generated by participants in the Decentralized World-Wide Networker Congress (August 1, 1991 -- March 15, 1992) (coordinated by the Crackerjack Kid - aka Chuck Welch) as well as additional materials documenting the congress.

Dates: 1991-1993

Nelson G. Kraschel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0174
Abstract

Governor and Lieutenant Governor of Iowa. Papers relating to his political career and terms in office. Subject files include campaign materials, correspondence, speeches, etc.

Dates: 1931-1950

Nick Thimmesch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0709
Abstract

Journalist with Time and Newsday, where he began a column nationally syndicated in 1969. Author of several books. Correspondence, research, interviews, audio tapes, photographs, speeches, reporter's notebooks, and preliminary drafts of his works.

Dates: 1956-1985; 1970-1989

Otha Wearin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0807
Abstract

The papers of a Congressman from Iowa in 1932, 1934, and 1936 who was also a writer and was inducted into the Cowboy Hall of Fame for his westerns.

Dates: 1931-1990

Paisley Family Diaries Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0450
Abstract

Diaries of John and Chloe Paisley. John served in the 10th Ohio Volunteer Cavalry in the Civil War, and later lived in Burlington, Iowa. Also includes diaries kept by Mabel Paisley and Susan Swan Lippitt. Contains Civil War diaries.

Dates: 1864-1918

Palmer/Calkins/Corbin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0528
Abstract

Letters, diaries, genealogies, papers, and videocassette dealing with the Civil War, the Mormon move west, and World War II.

Dates: 1859-2000; Majority of material found within 1864-1865

Papers of Ruth Suckow

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0706
Abstract

This collection is comprised of photographs, letters, paintings, and manuscripts of Ruth Suckow, family, and friends.

Dates: 1887-1988

Paul Clifford Pickett Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0821
Abstract

Paul Pickett's notes on John Ward Studebaker.

Dates: 1967

Paul Engle Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0514
Abstract

Poet (numerous books from Worn Earth, 1932), editor of the O. Henry Prize Stories, 1954-1959, director of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, 1941-1967, and co-founder and director of the International Writers' Program, 1967-1976 at the University of Iowa. Literary manuscripts, correspondence, subject files, and student works documenting his career as a writer and teacher.

Dates: 1929-1988

Progressive Party Records

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0160
Abstract

Correspondence, speeches, reports, business records, articles, campaign materials, fact sheets, form letters, directives, telegrams, pamphlets, press releases, clippings, and other related material concerning the party and the national election of 1948.

Dates: 1940-1969; Majority of material found within 1940-1955

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Horner, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1878-1967 2
United States Postal Service 2
United States. Department of Agriculture 2
Wallace, Henry A. (Henry Agard), 1888-1965 2
ATCA Artists' Works and Correspondence 1
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Allen, Sewell E., 1913-1975 1
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Beck, Robert Knowlton, 1915- 1
Biermann, Frederick Elliott 1
Bissell, Bess G., 1908-1970 1
Blanchard, Tom 1
Blees, Robert 1
Blunden, Edmund 1
Blunden, Edmund, 1896-1974 1
Bob Hanscom Players (Theatrical group) 1
Bock, Frederick Stern 1
Bromwell, James 1
Brown, Lewis H. (Lewis Herold), 1894- 1
Calhoun, Mary 1
Calhoun, Mary Huiskamp 1
Calkins, Asa Starkweather 1
Calkins, Charles McNeil 1
Calkins, John, Captain, 1785- 1
Canan, Janine 1
Carlson, Esther Elizabeth 1
Carter, Steven V. 1
Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002 1
Centro de Art y Comunicaci 1
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Chicago and North Western Railway Company 1
Chinese Writers 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Clampitt, Amy 1
Clark, Dick 1
Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956 1
Cleveland, Buster 1
Cleveland, Buster, -1998 1
Coe, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1908- 1
Cohen, Albert J. 1
Colby, Anthony Owen 1
Conroy, Frank, 1936-2005 1
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Corbin, E. Palmer 1
Courtney, R. Keith 1
Crane, Michael, 1948- 1
Crary, Margaret 1
Dennis, Agnes Jolly McConnell, 1825-1900 1
Dennis, Bryan Francis, 1819-1909 1
Dickinson, Lester Jesse 1
Dolliver, James I. 1
Drake University 1
Dunn, Lloyd 1
Dunn, Samuel O. 1
Dunn, Samuel O. (Samuel Orace), 1877-1958 1
Durland, Steven 1
Eastman, Harold Lloyd 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Elston, Hattie Phinnette, 1900- 1
Engle family 1
Engle, Paul 1
Facts for Farmers 1
Faithfull, Starr, 1906-1931 1
Falk, Peter, 1927-2011 1
Farley, Angelina Calkins 1
Farm Research, Inc. 1
Farwell, Byron 1
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 1
Feeley, J. Richard 1
Fine, A. M. 1
Finsterwald, Maxine 1
FitzGerald, Edward, 1809-1883 1
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Frank, Lew 1
Gaglione, Picasso, 1943- 1
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