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Albert J. Cohen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0126
Abstract

American motion picture and television script writer and producer. Program scripts, department materials, memos, clippings, notes, correspondence, production budgets, and miscellaneous photographs.

Dates: 1948-1961; Majority of material found within 1951-1955

Alice French Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0605
Abstract

One of the most successful women writers of the later 19th century, Octave Thanet's stories and novels celebrated the status quo; she lived much of her life in Davenport, Iowa. Our holdings consist of a holograph draft of her story, The Governor's Prerogative, photographs, photocopies of other stories, and a microfilm of Voice of Nature.

Dates: 1868-1962

Allen Motor Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0874
Abstract

Records of the oldest auto dealership in Iowa, including financial records, newsletters, and photographs.

Dates: 1903-2006

Augustus Sinning Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0391
Abstract

Physician. Correspondence, clippings, notebooks, and other papers.

Dates: 1892-1948

Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce Records

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0138
Abstract

Budgets, correspondence, clippings, photographs, and other material.

Dates: 1874 - 1973; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1946

Clark M. Eichelberger Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0150.18
Abstract

Articles, clippings, correspondence, lectures, photographs, etc.

Dates: 1914-1933

Clifford Thorne Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0188
Abstract

Attorney, Iowa Railroad Commissioner and candidate for the U.S. Senate. Correspondence, speeches, notes and other material relating primarily to legal disputes involving transportation of agricultural products.

Dates: 1901-1923; Majority of material found within 1917-1922

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

Crawford and Eastwood Families Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0836
Abstract

Correspondence, photographs, clippings, and genealogical records of these families, including materials relating to operating a farm near Prescott, Kansas; letters home from a worker on the Chautauqua circuit; and letters home from a professor of music.

Dates: 1910-2004

Dante Pierce Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0061
Abstract

Farm editor. Correspondence with State and National Political figures including Smith Brookhart, Calvin Coolidge, Robert LaFolette, Henry Wallace, and George Wilson.

Dates: 1916-1948; Majority of material found within 1925-1945

Davenport Besler Corporation Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0081
Abstract

Business records of a liquidated Davenport, Iowa, locomotive manufacturing company.

Dates: 1909-1955

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.

Dates: 1909-1938

Donald P. Lay Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0858
Abstract

Speeches, articles, and correspondence of a judge of the Eight Circuit Court of Appeals.

Dates: 1958-2004

Dr. Mark Ranney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0190
Abstract

Physician and book collector. Photographs, financial records, clippings and memorabilia.

Dates: 1854-1909; Majority of material found within 1870-1909

Earl F. Rose Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0860
Abstract

Medical Examiner of Dallas County at the time of the assassination of President Kennedy, Rose performed the autopsies on Lee Harvey Oswald and Jack Ruby. The reports and projector slides for these autopsies are here, as well as pathology slides for Ruby. Rose also kept clippings files on items related to the assassination, including a series on conspiracy theories. Clippings for other events of the latter half of the twentieth century such as Watergate and the Clinton impeachment are included here as well, as are photocopies of death certificates for some famous and infamous people, such as Nicole Brown Simpson and Bonnie Parker. Correspondence and personal papers form a portion of this collection, as well as a manuscript version of Dallas: My View of History, Rose's memoir of his time in Dallas.

Dates: 1963-2006

Edward C. Eicher Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0049
Abstract

Lawyer, Government official, and U.S. Representative from Iowa. Correspondence, and speeches, including material on Iowa politics and government.

Dates: 1899-1944; Majority of material found within 1899-1901; Majority of material found within 1935-1938

Edwin Ford Piper Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0040
Abstract

Piper's notes on Western ballads, with music for some; other folk materials including rhymes, riddles, games, folk sayings, quadrille calls, slang, superstitions, and folk remedies.

Dates: 1929-1941

Elbert Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0042
Abstract

Legal papers, diplomas, certificates of appointments, scrapbook, 2 issues of Keosauqua, Iowa, newspapers (1852-58), and other papers.

Dates: 1828-1895; Majority of material found within 1850-1869

Eleanor Pownall Simmons Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0698
Abstract

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

Dates: 1960-1970

Emlin McClain Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0035
Abstract

Lawyer, judge, and professor. Personal and business correspondence, diaries, and speeches on painting. Most of the material dates before 1880, while McClain was a law student at the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1869 - 1915

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Carlson, Esther Elizabeth 1
Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002 1
Cedar Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce 1
Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956 1
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Committee of Seven 1
Cone, Marvin Dorwart, 1891-1965 1
Conlon, Paul 1
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Crawford and Eastwood Families 1
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Drake University 1
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Elbert, Samuel Hitt, 1833-1899 1
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Engle, Paul 1
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 1
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General Wildlife Federation 1
Harrison, Harry P., 1878- 1
Horner, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1878-1967 1
Iowa Author's 1
Iowa Natural Resources Council 1
Iowa Writers' Workshop 1
Ironmen (Football team) 1
Izaak Walton League of America 1
J.N. "Ding" Darling Foundation 1
John Morrell & Co. 1
Johns-Manville, Incorporated 1
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Kinnick, Nile C. (Nile Clarke), 1918-1943 1
Lay, Donald P., 1926-2007 1
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League of Iowa Municipalities 1
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MacVicar, John 1
MacVicar, John, 1859-1928 1
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McDonald, Julie, 1929- 1
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Meade, Marion, 1934- 1
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Meigs, Cornelia, 1884-1973 1
Miles, Mary E. Russell 1
Miller, Frank 1
Miller, Frank, 1926-1983 1
Morrill family 1
Muehl, Lois Baker 1
National Citizens Committee for Broadcasting 1
Nature Conservancy (U.S.). Iowa Chapter 1
New York & New England Railroad 1
O'Donovan, Timothy C., 1879-1954 1
Oram, Richard G. 1
Oram, Richard G., 1914-1999 1
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Pierce, Dante M. 1
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company 1
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Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948) 1
Radcliffe Chautauqua System 1
Radio Corporation of America 1
Ranney, Dr. Mark 1
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