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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

Milton Monroe Reigelman: Collection on The Midland

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0329
Abstract

Collector and scholar. Chiefly correspondence assembled in preparing his A Study of the Midland Magazine: 1915-1933 (1973) and The Midland: a Venture in Literary Regionalism (1975).

Dates: 1917-1973

Morrell Meat Packing Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0100
Abstract

Business and personal correspondence, account books, statements, and other records, relating to the meat packing company particularly in Liverpool, England, and Ottumwa, Iowa; and papers, including some of Thomas Dove Foster.

Dates: 1850-1953; Majority of material found within 1850-1932

Nature Conservancy Iowa Chapter Records

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0379
Scope and Contents

Records of the Iowa chapter of the Nature Conservancy.

Dates: 1953-1979; Majority of material found within 1960-1979

Newell Willard Bixby Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0253
Abstract

Minister of the Free Will Baptist Church in Lodomillo Township, Clayton County , Iowa. Private journals and church records.

Dates: 1827-1894

Nicholas Meyer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0425
Abstract

Screenwriter and director. Typescripts, screenplays, correspondence, clippings, proofs, photographs, etc.

Dates: 1945-2015; Majority of material found within 1980-1999

Nile C. Kinnick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0112
Abstract

Student leader, scholar, and athlete from Iowa. Correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, speeches, photographs, articles, etc.

Dates: 1935-1991

Ottumwa Railway & Light Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0366
Scope and Contents

Street railroad, electric light and steam power business in Ottumwa, Iowa. Maps, legal documents, correspondence, and subject files.

Dates: 1915-1922; Majority of material found in 1922

Owen and Leone Elliott Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0842
Abstract

Cedar Rapids business people and collectors who donated their silver collection to the University of Iowa Museum of Art. This collection is made up of a series of correspondence and inventories of the Elliotts' library.

Dates: 1957-1981

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

Pamela Walker Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0717
Abstract

Teacher and novelist. Author of Twyla (1973, 1976), a book for young adults. Three drafts, related correspondence.

Dates: 1971-1973

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

R. Keith Courtney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0761
Abstract

Iowa City resident and artist. From the late 1970s to the late 1980s Courtney conducted a project titled Notes From All Over, which invited artists to send him found objects and printed matter. The collection consists of art works, correspondence, and related documentation dating from 1971-1995.

Dates: 1971-1995

Richard Maibaum Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0149
Abstract

American screenwriter, producer and actor. Personal papers contains an actors file, clippings and correspondences.

Dates: 1931-1991

Roach and Musser Company Papers and Records

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0191
Abstract

Correspondence, financial records, employee insurance reports, and stock proxies for the sale of Roach and Musser.

Dates: 1909-1965; Majority of material found within 1950-1959

Robert Blees Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0124
Abstract

Motion picture and television script-writer and producer. Film treatments and screenplays written by Blees and other screenwriters, miscellaneous, memos and articles, film stills, photostats, phonographic recordings from soundtracks.

Dates: 1925-1965

S.S. McClure Limited Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0115
Abstract

Letters with Stone and Kimball publishers.

Dates: 1895-1896

Stewart Stern Papers (this collection is currently being re-processed)

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0440
Abstract

American motion picture and television screenwriter. Primarily material documenting his career, with research notebooks, rough dra s and final versions of many of his screen and teleplays, along with photographs from the productions. Also personal material including correspondence and his education and military records.

Dates: 1931-1983

Thomas Eyre Booth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0361
Scope and Contents

Editor and publisher of the Anamosa Eureka in Anamosa , Iowa . Correspondence, manuscripts, photographs, a scrapbook, and other related papers.

Dates: 1895-1924; Majority of material found within 1900-1910

Toothpaste/Coffee House Press Records

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0461
Abstract

Private press founded and operated by Allan and Cinda Kornblum in Iowa City in 1970. Comprised of subject files, correspondence, financial records, etc. relating to the daily operations and literary output of the private press.

Dates: 1970-2007

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University of Iowa 7
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 2
University of Iowa. Department of English 2
Ackley, Charles Thomas 1
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Amtrak 1
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Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company 1
Bailey, Henry B. 1
Baldridge, Alfred E. 1
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company 1
Biklen, Wayne 1
Biklen, Wayne M. 1
Bissell, Bess G., 1908-1970 1
Bixby, Newell W. 1
Bixby, Newell Willard 1
Blackhawk Foundry and Machine Company 1
Blackhawk Foundry and Machine Company (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Blair, Amos S. 1
Blees, Robert 1
Bollinger, James W. (James Wills), 1867-1951 1
Bonney, Josiah 1
Bonney, Josiah H., 1817-1887 1
Booth, T. E. 1
Booth, Thomas Eyre, 1842-1927 1
Bradley, Duane 1
Bronson, Charles E. 1
Brown Gibson Family 1
Brown, Hazel E. 1
Brown, Hugh G., 1835-1901 1
Brown, Lewis H. (Lewis Herold), 1894- 1
Brown, Mary Gibson, 1798-1877 1
Calkins, Asa Starkweather 1
Calkins, Charles McNeil 1
Calkins, John, Captain, 1785- 1
Carlson, Esther Elizabeth 1
Carr & Carr 1
Carr and Carr 1
Carr, Edward M. 1
Carr, Hubert 1
Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002 1
Cedar Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce 1
Cedar Rapids Symphony Orchestra 1
Central Railroad of New Jersey 1
Chicago and North Western Railway Company 1
Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad Company 1
Christisen, D. M. 1
Clarence E. Hamilton, Lawyer 1
Clark and Haddock Law Firm 1
Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956 1
Coffee House Press 1
Cohen, Albert J. 1
Colby, Anthony Owen 1
Committee of Small Magazine Editors and Publishers (U.S.) 1
Cone, Marvin Dorwart, 1891-1965 1
Cook & Dodge 1
Cook Family 1
Cook family 1
Cook, Edward E. 1
Cook, Eliza A. 1
Cook, John P. (John Parsons), 1817-1872 1
Corbin, E. Palmer 1
Courtney, R. Keith 1
Crary, Margaret 1
Culver, John 1
Culver, John C., 1932- 1
Curtis Companies 1
Curtis, George Martin, 1844-1921 1
Darling, Jay N. 1
Darling, Jay N. (Jay Norwood), 1876-1962 1
Daumier, Honore, 1808-1879 1
Davenport Besler Corportation 1
Davenport Locomotive Works 1
Davenport-Besler Corporation 1
Drake University 1
Eastman, Harold Lloyd 1
Eicher, Edward Clayton, 1878-1944 1
Elbert, John Downs 1
Elbert, S. LeRoy 1
Elbert, Samuel Hitt, 1833-1899 1
Elgin, Joliet and Eastern Railway 1
Elliott, Leone 1
Elliott, Owen 1
Elliott, Owen and Leone 1
Elston, Hattie Phinnette, 1900- 1
Engle family 1
Engle, Paul 1
Eno family 1
Evans, Joseph E. 1
Faithfull, Starr, 1906-1931 1
Farley, Angelina Calkins 1
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 1
Fedderson, R. T. 1
Fluent, George 1
Free Will Baptist Church (Clayton County, Iowa) 1
French, Alice 1
General Wildlife Federation 1
Gillette, Guy M. (Guy Mark), 1879-1973 1
Griffin, Ray B. 1
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