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David L. Rosheim Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0686
Scope and Contents

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

Dates: 1961-1990

David Morrell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0478
Abstract

Born in Ontario 1943, awarded a PhD in American literature by Pennsylvania State University in 1970, taught at Iowa from 1970 to 1986, retired to write. Perhaps best known for Rambo, the central character of his 1972 novel First Blood, which lead to the Rambo films starring Sylvester Stallone, Morrell has written numerous novels as well as screen- and teleplays. The growing collection of his papers includes video and audio tapes as well as research notes, correspondence, and manuscripts.

Dates: 1974-1999

David Swift Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0125
Abstract

Television and motion picture writer, director and producer. Television and motion picture scripts, screenplays, publicity, reviews, notes and memos, set designs, and costume sketches.

Dates: 1951-1965

Don Farran Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0600
Abstract

Writer, State Director Historical Records Survey. Collection includes drafts of poems and stories but consists largely of scripts for Navy and Coast Guard training films dating from the mid-1930s to the mid-1950s.

Dates: 1930-1978

Dorothy Garlock Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0607
Abstract

Romance novelist from Love and Cherish (1980), a career started to avoid the boredom of retirement.

Dates: 1980-1989

Dorothy M. Johnson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0632
Abstract

Editor, novelist and professor of journalism at the University of Montana. Typescript drafts and related correspondence for several short stories and her novel, The Hanging Tree. Also some family correspondence and photographs. Johnson wrote Liberty Valence and A Man Called Horse, both, like The Hanging Tree, made into motion pictures.

Dates: 1896-1958

Edward Beatty Rowan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0412
Scope and Contents

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

Dates: -

Edward Gorman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0613
Abstract

Author of mysteries (the Tobin and Jack Dwyer series), westerns (as Leo Guild), and horror novels under several pseudonyms. Former advertising executive. Preliminary drafts of his writings.

Dates: 1990 -

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

Edwin L. Sabin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0688
Abstract

Novelist. Correspondence, scrapbooks, subject files, preliminary drafts of his writings.

Dates: 1870-1952

Eleanor Pownall Simmons Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: msc0698
Abstract

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

Dates: 1960-1970

Ellis Parker Butler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0575
Abstract

Author and businessman from Iowa , best known for his short story Pigs is Pigs. The papers consist of correspondence to and from Butler about his writing and the Author's League of America . His wife's correspondence is also included.

Dates: 1913-1937

Elswyth Thane Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0707
Abstract

Playwright, biographer and novelist. Holograph notebooks containing first drafts of several historical novels, printer's copies, and correspondence are included. There are audiotapes of her research for Potomac Squire, a book about George Washington.

Dates: 1943-1963

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: -

Emerson Hough Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0628
Abstract

Journalist, editor of Forest and Stream, and novelist of the West. Includes letterpress book, 1902-1912 and 34 letters 1912-1923 to Mr. and Mrs. Fred Bigelow.

Dates: 1902-1975

Erik Bert Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0426
Abstract

Born Herbert Joseph Putz. Communist journalist and editor in the 1930s of The Producers News and Farmers National Weekly; his career after 1941 was with the Daily World. Subject files, correspondence, notebooks, typescripts, and published writings regarding the link between communism and agriculture.

Dates: 1930-1979; Majority of material found in 1960-1970

Esther Carlson Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: msc0756
Scope and Contents

There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, Msc0869.

Dates: 1947-1948

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

Evelyn Harter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0622
Abstract

Harter was born in Keokuk, Iowa. Completing a BA at the University of Iowa in 1925, she moved to New York City where she shared an apartment for a time with Ruth Suckow. Primarily a typographer and book designer, she worked for publishers such as Cape and Smith, Smith and Haas, and Random House. Her first novel, Dr. Katherine Bell (Doubleday, 1950) is partially set in Iowa City. She gave a corrected typescript and a set of corrected galleys just after the novel was published.

Dates: 1930-1999

Evelyn Nelson papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0671
Scope and Contents

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

Dates: 1925 - 1939

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Adler, Philip 1
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Allen, Arthur Francis 1
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American Legion 1
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Bliven, Bruce, 1889-1977 1
Bock, Frederick Stern 1
Booth, T. E. 1
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Bourjaily, Vance, 1922-2010 1
Bowen, Howard Rothmann, 1908- 1
Bradstreet, Anne, 1612?-1672. 1
Brant, Irving 1
Brown, Hazel E. 1
Brown, Lewis H. (Lewis Herold), 1894- 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burdick, Eugene 1
Burdick, Eugene L. 1
Butler, Ellis Parker 1
CBS Television Network 1
Calhoun, Mary 1
Calhoun, Mary Huiskamp 1
Calkin, Homer L. 1
Capote, Truman, 1924-1984 1
Carey, John W. 1
Carhart, Arthur 1
Carlson, Esther 1
Carlson, Esther Elizabeth 1
Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002 1
Cassill, R. Verlin 1
Center for Strategic and International Studies (Washington, D.C.) 1
Chamberlin, J. Gordon 1
Childs, Marquis 1
Christie, Caroline Mabry 1
Christie, Caroline Mabry, 1887- 1
Clampitt, Amy 1
Clark, Glenn 1
Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956 1
Clark, Sean 1
Coe, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1908- 1
Coffee House Press 1
Cohen, Albert J. 1
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Colebrook, Frank. 1
Coleman, Carroll 1
Collins, Max Allan 1
Committee of Small Magazine Editors and Publishers (U.S.) 1
Communist Party of America 1
Comrades In Service 1
Cone, Marvin Dorwart, 1891-1965 1
Corey, Paul 1
Cowles, Gardner, 1861-1946 1
Crary, Margaret 1
Darling, Jay N. 1
Darling, Jay N. (Jay Norwood), 1876-1962 1
Davidson, Osha Gray 1
DePol, John, 1913-2004 1
Democratic Party (Iowa) 1
Denver Museum of Natural History 1
Donoso, Jose 1
Downing, J. Hyatt 1
Drabble, Margaret 1
Drake University 1
Dubie, Norman 1
Duncan, Thomas W. 1
Eastman, Harold Lloyd 1
Elston, Hattie Phinnette, 1900- 1
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