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Burlington Iowa Chamber of Commerce Records

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Identifier: MsC0139
Abstract

Records, minutes, correspondence and clippings reflect commercial and civic activities.

Dates: 1928-1959; Majority of material found within 1941-1948

Burton Jay Smith and Willametta Turnepseed Papers

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Identifier: MsC0868
Abstract

Correspondence, chiefly love letters, between amateur printers Smith and Turnepseed, together with a few additional materials, including copies of their co-edited Literary Newsette. Many of Smith's letters document his activities training as a navigator in the United States Army Air Force, 1943-1944.

Dates: 1941-1944

Buster Cleveland Papers

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Identifier: MsC0785
Abstract

Correspondence and art work by mail artist Buster Cleveland.

Dates: 1967-2005

Byron Farwell Papers

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Identifier: MsC0502
Abstract

Author and military historian. Primarily manuscripts including various drafts, galleys, and proofs for eleven of his books. Also contains draftof book reviews, short stories, and articles along with some subject files.

Dates: 1955-1989

Byron McClain Letters

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Identifier: MsC0004
Abstract

Letters to McClain's family in Wilton Junction, Iowa, telling of experiences in Tennessee with the 2nd Regiment of Iowa Cavalry.

Dates: 1863-1864

[C.] Everett Turling Letters from Oakdale Sanatorium

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Identifier: MsC0971
Scope and Contents In September 1933, Everett Turling began writing a weekly letter to his mother and father from Oakdale Sanatorium, where he stayed while suffering from tuberculosis. These letters, plus a few others and some recipes, presumably included by his mother, make up this collection. In these letters he talks of his condition, the state of the sanatoroium, the weather (there are quite a few dust storms), the treatment he receives, some fellow residents, the staff, and old acquaintances. He infrequently addressed political issues, though one exception is a letter of July 9 in which he said, "See if you can scrape me up some sort of a Bible and mail it to me. I promised Rev. Voss I would study up on some things we were discussing and it is quite impossible to study wihout a book. I have read about everything else so I guess it will do no harm to see what the Bible has to say. It should be right down my alley, for Christ was certainly the greatest Socialist ever." Mostly upbeat,...
Dates: 1906-1934; Other: Date acquired: 2013-02-13

California Civil War Diary

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Identifier: MsC0079
Abstract

Diary of an unknown soldier in Company C, 4th Infantry C.V., who was assigned to a detail guarding a wagon train carrying species to the East.

Dates: 1862-1863

Calvin Kentfield Papers

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Identifier: MsC0639
Abstract

Iowa writer. Manuscript for The Alchemist's Voyage and various clippings and tear sheets. Iowa Author Mss.

Carl Backman Chautauqua Collection

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Identifier: MsC0150.06
Abstract

Photographs, brochures, correspondence, financial papers, and brochures from several chautauquas.

Dates: 1894-1960

Carl Glick Papers

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Identifier: MsC0611
Abstract

Story writer, playwright and film script writer, author of books for adults and children, Glick is best remembered for his books about the Chinese in America.

Dates: 1915-1971

Carl Klaus Papers

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Identifier: MsC0523
Abstract

University of Iowa professor and writer on writing and the teaching of writing, as well as essayist. This collection consists of manuscripts and related materials for three of his books: My Vegetable Love, Weathering Winter, and Taking Retirement.

Dates: 1990-2000

Carl (Ted) McInerney Papers

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Identifier: MsC0654
Scope and Contents

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

Dates: [unknown]

Carl Van Vechten Papers

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Identifier: MsC0715
Abstract

23 photographs of Doris Julian, Stephen Van Ophuigsen, Coleman Dowell, Jose Quintero and others; 16 photograph postcards including Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas; 75 photographs of celebrities (lacking no. 18); several drafts and related correspondence for Gertrude Stein: An Epilogue.

Dates: 1939-1960

Carl Weeks Papers

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Identifier: MsC0164
Abstract

Businessman. Correspondence, speeches, advertising, etc. relating to the Armand Company (a cosmetics manufacturing firm in Des Moines, IA).

Dates: 1922-1957

Carol Gorman Papers

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Identifier: MsC0612
Abstract

Author of books for young adults and teacher. Preliminary drafts of her writings.

Dates: 1987-1991

Caroline Mabry Christie Papers

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Identifier: MsC0750
Abstract

Holdings are the manuscript of Silver Heels, a book for children. Iowa Authors Mss.

Dates: -

Carolyn and Anna Boerner Collection of Glass Plate Negatives

 Collection
Identifier: msc1104
Abstract

This collection is compiled of glass plate negatives and photographs of family scenes and other daily activities or sightings.

Dates: Late nineteenth and early twentieth century

Carr and Carr Records

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Identifier: MsC0130
Abstract

Complete records of a pioneer law firm and several of its predecessors, including correspondence, account books, ledgers, cases, journals, and receipts.

Dates: 1857-1957

Carroll Coleman Papers

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Identifier: MsC0477
Abstract

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 within 1960-1965

Carroll Lane Fenton and Mildred Adams Fenton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0602
Scope and Contents

A geologist by training and a member of several university faculties, Carroll Fenton published a large number of books on scientific topics for children, most of them with his own illustrations and many co-authored with his wife.

Dates: 1960-1969

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