Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 21 - 39 of 39

Jay Norwood "Ding" Darling Papers

Identifier: MsC0170

Correspondence, speeches, articles, leaflets, clippings, scrapbooks and a sketchbook, mostly dealing with politics, conservation, or family affairs, assembled by newspaper cartoonist Ding Darling of The Des Moines Register. There are also some 6,000 original pen-and-ink cartoons drawn by Darling.

Dates: 1897-1962; Majority of material found within 1920-1949

John MacVicar Papers

Identifier: MsC0051

Record of expenditures for a farm located on Muscatine Island.

Dates: 1881-1952

John V. McMillin II Papers

Identifier: RG99.0023

Project engineer and engineering manager, University of Iowa Measurement Research Center. Product development at the MRC, including standardized test sheet scoring, electronic ballots, and other applications of scanning technologies. Reports, patent applications, press releases, newspaper clippings, photographs, extensive annotations in finding aid by donor.

Dates: 1952-1980

Lester Jesse Dickinson Papers

Identifier: MsC0094

U.S. Representative and Senator from Iowa. Speeches, scrapbooks, correspondence, clippings, and campaign material all related to his political career.

Dates: 1898-1955; Majority of material found within 1920-1939

Lois Baker Muehl Papers

Identifier: msc0665

Manuscripts and correspondence related to her books for children including My Name Is-- (1959) and Hidden Year of Devlin Bates (1967).

Dates: 1962-1984

Morrell Meat Packing Company Collection

Identifier: MsC0100

Business and personal correspondence, account books, statements, and other records, relating to the meat packing company particularly in Liverpool, England, and Ottumwa, Iowa; and papers, including some of Thomas Dove Foster.

Dates: 1850-1953; Majority of material found within 1850-1932

Nile C. Kinnick Papers

Identifier: MsC0112

Student leader, scholar, and athlete from Iowa. Correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, speeches, photographs, articles, etc.

Dates: 1935-1991

Norman C. Meier Papers

Identifier: RG99.0163

Professor of psychology, University of Iowa, from 1923 until 1964. Designed tests to measure artistic aptitude, and audience response. Correspondence, photographs, lectures.

Dates: 1906-1964

Paul Engle Papers

Identifier: MsC0514

Poet (numerous books from Worn Earth, 1932), editor of the O. Henry Prize Stories, 1954-1959, director of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, 1941-1967, and co-founder and director of the International Writers' Program, 1967-1976 at the University of Iowa. Literary manuscripts, correspondence, subject files, and student works documenting his career as a writer and teacher.

Dates: 1929-1988

Ralph William Smith Collection of the Iowa Grange Club Records

Identifier: MsC0133

Includes minute books, correspondence, and other records.

Dates: 1872-1934; Majority of material found within 1870-1879

Richard Maibaum Papers

Identifier: MsC0149

American screenwriter, producer and actor. Personal papers contains an actors file, clippings and correspondences.

Dates: 1931-1991

Sadie Seagrave Papers

Identifier: msc0693
Scope and Contents

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

Dates: -

Samuel Calvin Papers

Identifier: RG99.0083

University of Iowa professor of geology, and first head of that department. Instructor in paleontology, zoology, botany. Geologist for state of Iowa. Photographer of the Iowa City area.

Dates: 1862-1980

Stewart Stern Papers (this collection is currently being re-processed)

Identifier: MsC0440

American motion picture and television screenwriter. Primarily material documenting his career, with research notebooks, rough dra s and final versions of many of his screen and teleplays, along with photographs from the productions. Also personal material including correspondence and his education and military records.

Dates: 1931-1983

Thomas Yoseloff Papers

Identifier: MsC0735

Journalist and publisher. Managing editor of The Daily Iowan as a student, later wrote for newspapers including the New York Times and the Omaha World Herald. Collection consists of drafts for A Fellow of Infinite Jest (1946), a biography of Laurence Sterne, and his own autobiography, The Time of My Life.

Dates: 1946; Undated

Vilhjalmur Stefansson Papers

Identifier: RG99.0013

Alumni, University of Iowa, class of 1903. Anthropologist and Arctic explorer. Correspondence, photographs, clippings, articles.

Dates: 1918-1986

William O. Weaver Papers

Identifier: MsC0416

Iowa attorney. Correspondence, campaign literature, clippings, and photographs relating to the Eisenhower presidential campaign of 1952.

Dates: 1951-1954

William Titus Rigby and William Cattron Rigby Papers

Identifier: MsC0082

Civil War veteran and Vicksburg National Military Park Commissioner. Correspondence, clippings, photographs, diaries, genealogical material, relating to the Rigby family.

Dates: 1830-1989

Zimmerman Steel Company Records

Identifier: MsC0850

Records of a steel company that began in Lone Tree, Iowa, expanding to Bettendorf. H. M. Zimmerman, the son of the founder, W.C. Zimmerman, was hired to build a steel mill in Siberia, and records, photos, and blueprints from this expedition are also included.

Dates: 1906-1966

Filtered By

  • Subject: Clippings (information artifacts) X
  • Subject: Iowa X
  • Subject: Photographs X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

University of Iowa Special Collections 34
University of Iowa Archives 5
Photographs 38
Correspondence 25
Archives (groupings) 24
Iowa 23
American literature 16
∨ more
English literature 16
Writers Archive at Iowa 16
20th century 13
Scrapbooks 11
Speeches 10
Articles 7
Authors 6
Diaries 6
Typescripts 6
American drama 5
Authors, American 5
Dramatists 5
Motion picture authorship 5
Television authorship 5
Biographies 4
Business records 4
Fiction -- Authorship 4
Motion pictures 4
Motion pictures -- Production and direction 4
Notebooks 4
Novelists 4
Poets 4
Popular culture -- Study and teaching 4
Screenplays 4
Screenwriters 4
Slides (photographs) 4
Sound recordings 4
Television -- Production and direction 4
Television programs 4
Theater -- Study and teaching 4
Annual reports 3
Business enterprises 3
Businessmen 3
Children's books -- Authorship 3
Clergy 3
Drafts (documents) 3
Drawings (visual works) 3
Iowa City (Iowa) 3
Legislators 3
Manuscripts (documents) 3
Newspaper editors 3
Pamphlets 3
Personal narratives 3
Personal papers 3
Physicians 3
Posters 3
Research (documents) 3
Television writers 3
University of Iowa -- Publishing 3
Airmen 2
Alumni and alumnae 2
Audiotapes 2
Banks and banking 2
Books 2
Budgets 2
Children's literature 2
College students 2
Des Moines (Iowa) 2
Education 2
Financial records 2
Illustrators 2
Journalists 2
Keokuk (Iowa) 2
Lawyers 2
Lectures 2
Manuscripts for publication 2
Microfilms 2
Middle West 2
Motion picture actors and actresses 2
Notes 2
Periodical editors 2
Photocopies 2
Photographic postcards 2
Poems 2
Poetry 2
Political campaigns 2
Politicians 2
Postcards 2
Press releases 2
Price lists 2
Programs 2
Proofs (printed matter) 2
Publishers and publishing 2
Research grants 2
Sketches 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Universities and colleges -- Finance 2
University of Iowa -- Administration 2
Wages -- College employees 2
Women authors, American 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
Account books 1
Acoustical engineering 1
Adel (Iowa) 1
+ ∧ less
English 35
University of Iowa 4
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 2
United States. Navy 2
American College Testing Program 1
American Wildlife Institute 1
∨ more
Bissell, Bess G., 1908-1970 1
Brown, Lewis H. (Lewis Herold), 1894- 1
Calvin, Samuel 1
Carlson, Esther Elizabeth 1
Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002 1
Cedar Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce 1
Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956 1
Cohen, Albert J. 1
Colby, Anthony Owen 1
Cornell College (Mount Vernon, Iowa) 1
Crary, Margaret 1
Darling, Jay N. 1
Darling, Jay N. (Jay Norwood), 1876-1962 1
Davenport Besler Corportation 1
Davenport Locomotive Works 1
Davenport-Besler Corporation 1
Democratic Party (Iowa) 1
Dickinson, Lester Jesse 1
Drake University 1
Eastman, Harold Lloyd 1
Eicher, Edward Clayton, 1878-1944 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Elston, Hattie Phinnette, 1900- 1
Engle family 1
Engle, Paul 1
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 1
French, Alice 1
General Wildlife Federation 1
Gilmore, Eugene A. 1
Head, Edith 1
Iowa Author's 1
Iowa Department of Public Instruction 1
Iowa Natural Resources Council 1
Iowa School Masters' Walt Whitman Club 1
Iowa State Grange 1
Iowa Writers' Workshop 1
Ironmen (Football team) 1
Izaak Walton League of America 1
J.N. "Ding" Darling Foundation 1
John Morrell & Co. 1
Johns-Manville, Incorporated 1
Kinnick, Nile C. 1
Kinnick, Nile C. (Nile Clarke), 1918-1943 1
Lindquist, E. F., 1901- 1
MacVicar, John 1
MacVicar, John, 1859-1928 1
Maibaum, Richard 1
McManus, Edward J. 1
McMillin, John V. 1
Measurement Research Center (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Meier, Norman C. 1
Morrill family 1
Muehl, Lois Baker 1
Pearson Education, Inc. 1
People to People Conference (1956: Washington, D.C.) 1
Philippines. Department of Public Instruction 1
Public Relations Society of America 1
Quezon, Manuel Luis, 1878-1944 1
Radio Corporation of America 1
Ranney, Dr. Mark 1
Ranney, M. H. 1
Republican Party (Iowa) 1
Reynolds, Conger 1
Richardson, Howard 1
Rigby, William Titus 1
Rosheim, David L. 1
Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946 1
Saunders, William Irving 1
Schaller, George J. 1
Schaller, George J., 1873-1964 1
Seagrave, Sadie Fuller 1
Seagrave, Sadie Fuller, 1882- 1
Simmons, Eleanor Pownall 1
Simmons, Elly (artist) 1
Simpson, Frank B. 1
Sinning, Augustus 1
Sinning, Augustus, 1864-1960 1
Smith, Grace Noll, 1878-1974 1
Smith, Lewis Worthington, 1866-1947 1
Smith, Ralph 1
Standard Oil Company 1
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur 1
Stern, Stewart 1
Stucki, Frank Emmanuel 1
Stucki, Frank Emmanuel, 1895-1961 1
Swift, David 1
Thanet, Octave, 1850-1934 1
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 1
United Service Organizations (U.S.) 1
United States Army. Infantry Division, 106th 1
United States Army. Iowa Infantry Regiment, 24th (1862-1865), Company E 1
United States Information Agency 1
United States. Army. Iowa Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1864) 1
United States. Office of Private Cooperation 1
+ ∧ less