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Fluxus artist, composer, and poet. Artworks, personal items, poetry, essays, and music scores.
There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, Msc0869. Half sized document box (3 folders, including a large manuscript and notes)
Miscellaneous records of this Iowa City literary movement.
Nearly 200 pieces of sheet music for popular songs, organized topically (Transportation, Tear Jerkers, War, Religious, Love, etc.). The pieces range in date from 1840 to 1968, but the bulk of the collection was published between 1861 and 1915.
Graduate of the Writers' Workshop, novelist and poet. This collection contains manuscripts, clippings, a photograph, and correspondence. Correspondents include Hubert Humphrey, Gene McCarthy, John F. Kennedy, Mark Strand, Cleanth Brooks, and Donald Justice among others.
Labor leader. Correspondence, reports, and clippings relating to a proposed hydroelectric dam at Moscow, Iowa.
U.S. Representative from Iowa and businessman. Speeches on various topics.
American motion picture and television script writer and producer. Program scripts, department materials, memos, clippings, notes, correspondence, production budgets, and miscellaneous photographs.
Correspondence and printed documents such as timetables, train orders, and rate sheets relating primarily to the Burlington, Cedar Rapids, and Northern Railway Company of Iowa.
American motion picture producer, director and writer. Ten script items ranging from shooting schedules to screenplays.
A writer of biographies for children (on Columbus, Clara Barton, Lafayette and LaSalle, among others), Mrs. Graham also published more than 300 songs and Strike Up the Band! (1949), a collection of short biographies of American band musicians. Both her books and songs are represented in her papers.
Correspondence reflecting pioneer life in Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, and Montana.
Informational and organizational literature of many cooperative, labor, farm and international movements and organizations. Some correspondence.
A significant archive, entire and extant, from one of the most prolific and independent of British fine presses, these documents are a record of the processes of hand printing, publishing, and typecasting undertaken by Claire and David Bolton.
Slides of papermaking from around the world, mostly India, Pakistan, and Nepal.
Methodist minister. Sermon outlines, orders of worship, notebook, pastoral calls, and other papers.
Postcards, newsletters, talent brochures, programs, and other material relating to Chautauqua, with the majority dealing with the Swarthmore Chautauqua system.
Naturalist and writer. Manuscripts of his books and articles, primarily about birds.
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.