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Artifacts of the Eternal Network Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0781
Abstract

Artworks and other documentation related to a 1997 exhibition at the University of Iowa Museum of Art. Many Fluxus artists were included in this exhibition. Kris TigerLady 2015 addendum.

Dates: 1967 - 1997

Artists' Television Network Records

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0800
Abstract

Video by and about artists assembled for broadcast on the New York City cable networks between 1976 and 1984. The project was coordinated by Jaime Davidovich and the collection includes the cablecast material, in many cases edited in various ways for any of several anthology shows, as well as paper records. A portion of the collection has been re-recorded and is available in VHS format; a few pieces have been transcribed to DVD; and a growing number have been re-recorded digitally in DVCam and DVD versions.

Dates: 1976-1984

Artwords and Bookworks Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0517
Abstract

Co-curated by Judith Hoffberg and Joan Hugo, Artwords and Bookworks was one of the largest exhibition of artists' books and ephemera to take place during the 1970s. Comprised of experimental works by approximately six hundred contributors, the exhibition presented a diverse and provocative sampling of this alternative art form.

Dates: 1970-1978

Asao Shimura-Gary Frost Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0934
Scope and Contents Shimura wrote to Frost in 1977 to request the latter bind a small edition of a book. This led to a continuing correspondence (only Shimuras letters to Frost are present here) in which Shimura reports on his extensive travel, attendance at international paper conferences, and his international public speaking tours (including visits to Chicago and New York and stays with Frost). At the beginning of the correspondence, Gary Frost was a book conservator at the Newberry Library; by its end he had moved to New York City as a conservation instructor in the Columbia University Library School. As a means of introducing Shimura more widely to an U.S. audience, Frost reviewed several of his miniature books in the April 1983 issue of Fine Print. The letter files include printed and ephemeral materials documenting Shimuras work and travel. A large group of his miniature books with Bunseido Press and Cannabis Press imprints, most on papermaking subjects, has...
Dates: 1977-1988

Asian Manuscripts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0913
Abstract

Mostly palm leaf manuscripts, but includes other formats.

Dates: -

ATCA Artists' Works and Correspondence Files Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0764
Abstract

This ATCA collection brings together mail art, correspondence, photographs, slides, compact discs, show announcements/posters, writings, and other ephemera related to or by various artists.

Dates: 1968-2010

ATCA Comics Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0780
Abstract

Artists' and underground comics.

Dates: 1966-1993; Majority of material found within 1969-1979

ATCA Periodicals and Zines Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0779
Abstract

This ATCA collection brings together journals, newspapers, zines, and similar formal and informal periodicals that are art-related or have artistic merit. The range of subjects is broad and include political and cultural issues, gender and sexuality questions, as well as music, film, poetry, and religion.

Dates: 1960-2008; Majority of material found within 1980-1995

ATCA Rubber Stamp Art Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0788
Abstract

Miscellaneous printed materials (primarily catalogs) concerning rubber stamp art. The majority of the materials in this collection were acquired by artist, author, and archivist John Held Jr. (born 1947) from William Picasso Gaglione (born 1943).

Dates: 1927-1997; Majority of material found within 1985-1995

Augustus Sinning Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0391
Abstract

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

Dates: 1892-1948

Aureal T. Cross Nature Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC1150
Content Description

Records from the 1940 summer season at state parks across Iowa from one of the first park rangers, who worked at Palisades State Park

Dates: 1940

Autograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC1052
Scope and Contents Two autograph collections already in Special Collections, those of Charles Alrich and Peggy LeBold, were combined into one collection in 2016. Each one was sparsely described so their catalog entries did not tell the full story of the riches inside. Hundreds of letters from well-known individuals, prized for the signatures at the bottom, have been collected and preserved. Charles Aldrich was active in archives in Iowa, helping to establish the Iowa Historical Department. A newspaperman, he founded the Hamilton Freeman paper in Webster City, Iowa. He also had an interest in ornithology and was a founding member of the American Ornithological Union. He broke his collection down into the following seven categories: Authors, Artists and Editors; Iowa Autographs; Reformers, Philanthropists, Educators, Clergymen, Scholars; Rossetti Collection; Scientists; Soldiers, Sailors, and Explorers; and Statesmen and Lawyers. The Rossetti collection is the collection of William...
Dates: 1880-1940

Balasic Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0075
Abstract

Scrapbook album, which contains a brief history of the Balasi family, artists' copies of performance contracts, promotional materials, newspaper reviews, photographs documenting their performances, and sheet music for music included in their performances. Sometimes the name appears as Balasic.

Dates: 1890-1920

Barbara Jones Viet Nam Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC1080
Abstract

Collection of various scholarly resources related to the Vietnam war.

Dates: 1964 - 2016

Barbara Presgrove Fanzine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC1131
Scope and Contents

Fanzines

Dates: Second half of the twentieth century

Barbara S. Yambura Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0733
Abstract

Drafts of A Change and a Parting, a memoir of growing up in Amana in the 1930s.

Dates: 1962

Barry Illinois Chautauqua Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0150.16
Abstract

Leaders in establishing Barry, Illinois Chautauqua within that community. Correspondence, newspaper clippings, family recollections, and talent brochures relating to that endeavor.

Dates: 1915-1923

Barry Kemp Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0495
Abstract

Television writer, producer. Consists of two series, scripts and video cassettes.

Dates: 1982-1997

Barry Moser Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC1023
Abstract

Prints from the Caxton Pennyroyal Bible.

Dates: 1990

Bartholomew Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0105
Abstract

Correspondence of the Bryan and Harriet Ward Bartholomew family describing life in Iowa, c. 1850-1910, especially related to settling in Iowa and starting in business in Des Moines and Chariton .

Dates: 1850-1907

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