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Abigail Van Allen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0912
Abstract

Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.

Dates: 1968-2008

Anabeth Koob Voigts papers

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Identifier: IWA0694
Abstract

Materials relate to the efforts of Voigts to obtain the release of her sister, Kathryn Koob, who was held hostage in Iran between 1979 and 1981.

Dates: 1976-1999

Charles C. Nutting Papers

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Identifier: RG99.0194
Abstract

Professor of zoology and curator of the Museum of Natural History. Correspondence, journal, reprints, speeches.

Dates: 1888-1926

Clarence Updegraff Labor Arbitration Records

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Identifier: msc0484
Abstract

Professional papers and academic records.

Dates: 1922-1975

Clifford Thorne Papers

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Identifier: msc0188
Abstract

Attorney, Iowa Railroad Commissioner and candidate for the U.S. Senate. Correspondence, speeches, notes and other material relating primarily to legal disputes involving transportation of agricultural products.

Dates: 1901-1923; Majority of material found in 1919-1922

Cora Call Whitley papers

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Identifier: IWA0154
Abstract

Clubwoman and conservationist involved in the Council of National Defense Women's Committee during World War I.

Dates: 1916-1937

Denton Chester Crowl Papers

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Identifier: msc0150.01
Abstract

Lecturer-portrayalist, salesman and editorial writer for the Toledo Blade, Denton Crowl performed on the Chautauqua circuits and in other venues. This collection includes correspondence, appointment diaries, photographs, and manuscripts, mostly relating to his lecture and political activities.

Dates: 1909-1938

Dina Rees Evans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG99.0189
Abstract

High school educator in dramatic arts. Awarded first Ph.D. in dramatic arts from an American university, received from the University of Iowa in 1932.

Dates: 1937-1974

Donald P. Lay Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0858
Abstract

Speeches, articles, and correspondence of a judge of the Eight Circuit Court of Appeals.

Dates: 1958-2004

Dorothy Ashby Pownall papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0025
Abstract

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

Dates: 1918-1974

Dorothy Clark papers

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Identifier: IWA0780
Abstract

Methodist Episcopal deaconess who later worked with the Mahaska County Historical Society to found the Nelson Pioneer Farm in Oskaloosa, Iowa.

Dates: 1850-1994

Dr. Mark Ranney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0190
Abstract

Physician and book collector. Photographs, financial records, clippings and memorabilia.

Dates: 1854-1909; Majority of material found in 1870-1909

Edmund Blunden Papers

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Identifier: msc0829
Abstract

Correspondence and manuscripts of the British scholar and poet.

Dates: 1918-1982

Edward C. Eicher Papers

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Identifier: msc0049
Abstract

Lawyer, Government official, and U.S. Representative from Iowa. Correspondence, and speeches, including material on Iowa politics and government.

Dates: 1899-1944; Majority of material found in 1899-1901, 1935-1938

Elaine Szymoniak papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0166
Abstract

Iowa State senator, Des Moines City Council member, and hearing and speech consultant.

Dates: 1974-2004

Elvira Gaston Platt papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0181
Abstract

Teacher and abolitionist who assisted fleeing slaves on the Underground Railroad while living in Fremont County, Iowa. Taught school to Pawnee children in Pennsylvania and Nebraska.

Dates: 1853-1974

Emlin McClain Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0035
Abstract

Lawyer, judge, and professor. Personal and business correspondence, diaries, and speeches on painting. Most of the material dates before 1880, while McClain was a law student at the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1869 - 1915

Esther J. Walls papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0288
Abstract

Mason City, Iowa native and librarian who was the first African-American female student at University of Iowa elected to Phi Beta Kappa.

Dates: 1860-1996

Floy Eugenia Whitehead papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0037
Abstract

Nutrition scholar and chair of the University of Iowa's Home Economics Department for sixteen years.

Dates: 1935-1998

Howard Bowen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG05.0001.012
Abstract

Nineteenth president of the University of Iowa, 1964-1969.

Dates: 1964-1969

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