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Al M. Lee Papers

Identifier: msc0851

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.

Dates: 1957-1994

Albert J. Cohen Papers

Identifier: msc0126

American motion picture and television script writer and producer. Program scripts, department materials, memos, clippings, notes, correspondence, production budgets, and miscellaneous photographs.

Dates: 1948-1961; Majority of material found in 1951-1955

Albert Zugsmith Papers

Identifier: msc0196

American motion picture producer, director and writer. Ten script items ranging from shooting schedules to screenplays.

Dates: 1943-1964

Alberta Powell Graham Papers

Identifier: msc0615

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.

Dates: 1945-1955

Alice French Papers

Identifier: msc0605

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.

Dates: 1868-1962

American Broadcasting Company Transcripts Collection

Identifier: msc0368
Scope and Contents

Transcripts of the ABC Evening News 1970-1973 (typewritten).

Dates: 1970-1973

Amy Clampitt Papers

Identifier: msc0582

Poet: Kingfisher (1983), Manhattan: An Elegy (UI Center for the Book, 1990), MacArthur Fellow, 1992, Collected Poems (1997). Correspondence and typescripts of some of her writings.

Dates: 1983-1993

Angus Wilson Papers

Identifier: msc0199

Acclaimed British novelist and scholar. Research files, including administrative material, research materials, and corrected typescripts for her 1995 biography of novelist Sir Angus Wilson.

Dates: 1937-2011

Arthur A. Ross Papers

Identifier: msc0127

Motion picture and television script writer. Slides, watercolor paintings, scripts, screenplays, short stories and novels by Ross; photographs, three recordings.

Dates: 1942-1965; Majority of material found in 1950-1965

Arthur Davison Ficke Papers

Identifier: msc0603

Poet and writer born in Davenport, Iowa. Manuscripts include materials for a course in Arthurian legend given at the State University of Iowa 1906-1907, drafts of published poems and stories, and typescripts of unpublished stories and novels.

Dates: 1920-1950

Barry Kemp Papers

Identifier: msc0495

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

Dates: 1982-1997

Calvin Kentfield Papers

Identifier: msc0639

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

Dates: -

Carl Glick Papers

Identifier: msc0611

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

Carol Gorman Papers

Identifier: msc0612

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

Dates: 1987-1991

Caroline Mabry Christie Papers

Identifier: msc0750

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

Dates: -

Carroll Lane Fenton and Mildred Adams Fenton Papers

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: 1960-1970

Celeste Hotaling-Lyons Fanzine Collection

Identifier: msc0400

Fan writer and editor. A collection of science fiction fanzines, primarily consisting of pieces of fan fiction, and a few related items, including some science fiction convention materials. Collection of fanzines, encompassing a number of different fandoms, assembled by fan writer and editor Hotaling-Lyons.

Dates: 1974-2005

Charles O'Neal Papers

Identifier: msc0360

American television and motion picture screenwriter and novelist. Father of actor Ryan O'Neal. Screenplays, teleplays, typescripts, correspondence.

Dates: 1938-1982; Majority of material found in 1950-1970

Charlton Laird Papers

Identifier: msc0646

Author who wrote extensively on language. This collection contains the manuscript and correspondence for one of his novels. Iowa Author collection.

Dates: 1951

Cornelia Meigs Papers

Identifier: msc0658

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

Dates: 1949

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