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Carroll Coleman Papers

Identifier: msc0477

Proprietor of the Prairie Press and printer. Correspondence, preliminary drafts, galleys and mock-ups for books printed by the Prairie Press, and related business records, advertising, etc.

Dates: 1927-1992; Majority of material found in 1960-1965

Charles Wood Irish Papers

Identifier: msc0362

Civil engineer and surveyor. Diaries, surveyor notebooks, letterpress books, correspondence, postcards, terrain profiles, photographs, etc.

Dates: 1852-1927

Culbertson and Reno Account Book

Identifier: msc0029

Pioneer banking firm operated by John C. Culbertson and Morgan Reno.

Dates: 1856-1858

(Edwin) Lee Allen Card Paintings Collection

Identifier: msc0803

Mr. Allen worked with Grant Wood and muralist Diego Rivera. From 1937 to 1976, Allen was a medical illustrator at the University of Iowa Hospitals. This collection consists of the drawings, mostly on 5 x 7 cards, that accompanied his book 'A Hole in My Vision: An Artist's View of His Own Macular Degeneration'.

Dates: 1988-1997; 1995-1997

Fox Family Papers

Identifier: msc0449

Dr. Walter Fox was a physician who served in France during WWI and later died in Serbia while working for the Italian Red Cross. Helen Fox Angell was a Red Cross worker during WWII and later in the Panama Canal Zone. Primarily photographs, correspondence, clippings, and memorabilia.

Dates: 1880-1966; Majority of material found in 1918-1947

Fred Schwengel Papers

Identifier: msc0456

This collection is comprised of the papers of Iowa Representative Fred Schwengel.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1960 - 1971; 1940-1993

George Henry Yewell Papers

Identifier: msc0041

Artist. Correspondence, diaries, sketchbooks, and photographs.

Dates: 1847-1919

Harding Family Papers

Identifier: msc0383

Diaries, genealogical records, account and ledger books, correspondence, and reminiscences of three generations. Includes descriptions of Iowa City and the surrounding area in the 19th century.

Dates: 1840-1975

Iowa Authors Manuscripts Collection

Identifier: msc0869

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

Dates: 1888-1990

John Cantwell Reid Papers

Identifier: msc0436

Cedar Rapids, Iowa businessman; president of the National Oats Company; member of the Iowa State Board of Regents. Correspondence and memoranda relating to his term on the Board of Regents and his friendship with Grant Wood.

Dates: 1933-1962; Majority of material found in 1933-1942

John Towner Frederick Papers

Identifier: msc0513

English professor, Iowa author, and founder and editor of The Midland. Correspondence, subject files, business records for The Midland, lectures, and preliminary drafts of writings, etc.

Dates: 1908-1975

Loren L. Hickerson Papers

Identifier: msc0464

Director of Alumni Programs and Director of Community Relations for the University of Iowa and mayor of Iowa City. Subject files, correspondence, speeches, etc.

Dates: 1940-1983; Majority of material found in 1960-1980

Milton Monroe Reigelman: Collection on The Midland

Identifier: msc0329

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

Nicholas Meyer Papers

Identifier: msc0425

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

Dates: 1945-20015; 1980-1999

Nile C. Kinnick Papers

Identifier: msc0112

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

Dates: 1935-1991

Old Brick Records

Identifier: msc0406

Iowa City building. Legal documents, correspondence, financial records, etc. used in the battle to save Old Brick from destruction.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1971-1982; 1868-1982

Palmer/Calkins/Corbin Papers

Identifier: msc0528

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 in 1864-1865

Paul Engle Papers

Identifier: msc0514

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

Identifier: msc0761

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

Robert Pepper Iowa City Broadband Telecommunications Papers

Identifier: msc0463

Iowa City Broadband Telecommunications Papers.

Dates: 1971-1982; Majority of material found in 1978-1980

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