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Connie Heckert papers

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Identifier: IWA0422
Abstract

Author and English instructor at St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa.

Dates: 1989-1995

Constance Frick Irwin papers

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Identifier: IWA0208
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Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.

Dates: 1918-1995

Cora Louise Scofield papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0779
Abstract

Iowa-born historian and author who attended Vassar College.

Dates: 1881-1912

Cornelia Meigs Papers

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Identifier: MsC0658
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Children's author and Iowa's first Newbery Award winner. This collection consists of a manuscript and various clippings. Iowa Author Mss.

Dates: 1949

Darlene Wind papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA1094
Abstract

Talk written by Darlene Wind and presented by Joy Harjo at the Latino-Native American Cultural Center 30th reunion luncheon.

Dates: 2001

Darwin T. Turner Papers

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Identifier: RG99.0340
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These papers describe the work of Dr. Darwin T. Turner and his collections of writings by African American authors. These papers document his development of the African American World Studies Program, within the English Department at the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1946 - 1991

David Morrell Papers

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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

Dora Jane Hamblin papers

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Identifier: IWA0087
Abstract

Iowa native who wrote for the Cedar Rapids Gazette, LIFE magazine, and other periodicals.

Dates: 1937-1993

Dorothy Ashby Pownall papers

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Identifier: IWA0025
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Journalist who reported on Camp Dodge in Iowa during World War I.

Dates: 1918-1974

Dorothy M. Johnson Papers

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Identifier: msC0632
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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

Duane Bradley Papers

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Identifier: MsC0570
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Manuscripts and related materials for several of Mrs. Bradley's titles, including Electing a President (1963) and Sew It and Wear It (1966).

Dates: 1956-1967

Edna Jones papers

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Identifier: IWA0915
Abstract

Author, artist, and amateur historian from Washington County, Iowa.

Dates: 1940-2008

Edwin L. Sabin Papers

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Identifier: MsC0688
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Novelist. Correspondence, scrapbooks, subject files, preliminary drafts of his writings.

Dates: 1870-1952

Elayne Zalis papers

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Identifier: IWA0566
Abstract

Writer and multimedia artist who received her doctorate from the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1992-2006

Eleanor Pownall Simmons Manuscripts

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Identifier: MsC0698
Abstract

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

Dates: 1960-1970

Elisabeth Bell Robert Coover papers

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Identifier: MsC1242
Abstract

Research and correspondence from German-born scholar of contemporary American fiction Elisabeth Ly Bell. Ly Bell has a long career interest in the works of American author Robert Coover.

Dates: 1961 - 2017

Eliza Hickok Kesler papers

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Identifier: IWA0040
Abstract

Cedar Rapids native who worked on the radio show 'The Quiz Kids.'

Dates: 1946-1947

Elizabeth Wherry papers

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Identifier: IWA0028
Abstract

Farm magazine writer.

Dates: 1904-1960

Ellis Parker Butler Papers

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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

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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

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