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Charles Paul May Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0656
Scope and Contents

This collection contains notes, source materials, drafts and proofs for two non-fiction books: Bats. (1969) and Stranger in the Storm (Abelard-Schuman, 1972). Original title: Birds Flying High.

Dates: 1969 - 1972

Cornelia Meigs Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0658
Abstract

Children's author and Iowa's first Newbery Award winner. This collection consists of a manuscript and various clippings. Iowa Author Mss.

Dates: 1949

Duane Bradley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0570
Abstract

Manuscripts and related materials for several of Mrs. Bradley's titles, including Electing a President (1963) and Sew It and Wear It (1966).

Dates: 1956-1967

Eleanor Pownall Simmons Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: msc0698
Abstract

Printmaker and artist, Simmons wrote and illustrated a number of books for children.

Dates: 1960-1970

Elton Trueblood Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0710
Scope and Contents

There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, MsC0869.

Dates: -

Eugene L. Burdick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0574
Abstract

Author and co-author of such books as The Ugly American and Fail-Safe. This collection contains a manuscript for the book The Blue of Capricorn, and the serialized version of Fail-Safe, as well as clippings relating to Burdick. Iowa Author Ms.

Dates: 1962

Frank Conroy Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: msc0535
Abstract

Holograph manuscripts of two of Frank Conroy's published books, Stop-time (1967) and Body & Soul (1993).

Dates: 1967-1993

George M. Sheets Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0694
Scope and Contents

There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, MsC0869.

Dates: -

George Stimpson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0704
Abstract

Journalist, writer, and President of the National Press Club. Manuscripts for four of his informational books. Iowa Author

Dates: Undated

Hartzell Spence Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0701
Abstract Born in Clarion, Iowa, Spence graduated from the University of Iowa in 1930. From 1930 to 1941 he was the United Press bureau manager in Des Moines, and saw service during WW II in the Army Air Forces where he was the founder and first editor of Yank, the Army weekly newspaper. After the war, he worked as a free-lance writer, particularly noted for his reporting on religion. He also published several novels, wrote a comic strip (David Crane) and scripts for the weekly radio program, One Foot...
Dates: 1941-1962; 1950-1962

Homer Calkin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0504
Abstract

Historian, archivist, and author. Correspondence files; diaries; memorabilia; scrapbooks dealing with his early life, education, career in the State Department, and work for the Methodist Church.

Dates: 1897-1996

Iowa Authors Manuscripts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0869
Abstract

Includes manuscripts, galley proofs, page proofs, dust jackets, and other miscellany associated with publications of many Iowa Authors.

Dates: 1888-1990

James M. Wallace Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0483
Abstract

Notebooks of a collector of children's books, artwork, and other items by children's author Marguerite de Angeli.

Dates: 1933-1989

Janine Canan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0792
Abstract

Poet and editor. Books, manuscripts,clippings, correspondence.

Dates: 1960-2004

Julie McDonald Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0651
Abstract

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).

Dates: 1970 - 1990

(Katherine) Eleanor Saltzman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0689
Abstract

Iowa regional writer. This collection consists of manuscripts for Ever Tomorrow and Stuart's Hill, and her unpublished novel, Carpthorne; manuscripts and tear sheets of her short stories and poems; as well as correspondence, notes, and clippings. Iowa Author Mss.

Dates: 1933-1945

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

Marjorie Medary Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0657
Scope and Contents

This collection contains documents of editor and author of books for young adults, Marjorie Medary. This collection drafts and other materials relating to Prairie Printer (a sequel to Buckeye Boy), about a pioneer northeast Iowa newspaperman; Orange Winter, about Florida in the 1870's; College in Crinoline and Prairie Anchorage, both of which have pioneer settings, and some other works.

Dates: 1930 - 1950

Martin Yoseloff Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0734
Abstract

Editor and novelist. Manuscripts for nine books, including No Greener Meadows (1946), his first novel.

Dates: 1940-1990

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Lawrence, Rose Mary 1
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McDonald, Julie, 1929- 1
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Meigs, Cornelia, 1884-1973 1
Mossman, Steven Dow 1
Muehl, Lois Baker 1
Nie, Hualing, 1925- 1
Radio Corporation of America 1
Rosheim, David L. 1
Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946 1
Saltzman, (Katherine) Eleanor 1
Saltzman, Eleanor 1
Saunders, William Irving 1
Seagrave, Sadie Fuller 1
Seagrave, Sadie Fuller, 1882- 1
Sheets, George M. 1
Sheets, George Marsh, 1887-1974 1
Simmons, Eleanor Pownall 1
Simmons, Ellie 1
Simpson, Frank B. 1
Smith, Grace Noll, 1878-1974 1
Smith, Lewis Worthington, 1866-1947 1
Spence, Hartzell 1
Spence, Hartzell, 1908-2001 1
Stimpson, George 1
Stimpson, George W., 1896- 1
Trueblood, Elton 1
Trueblood, Elton, 1900- 1
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Van Dine, Warren 1
Van Dine, Warren L., 1902-1983 1
Ver Duft, Lee, 1910- 1
Ward, Leo R. (Leo Richard), 1893- 1
World Methodist Historical Society 1
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Yoseloff, Martin, 1919- 1
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Yoseloff, Thomas, 1913-2007 1
Zaffiras, George John, 1917- 1
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