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A. M. Fine Papers

Identifier: MsC0518

Fluxus artist, composer, and poet. Artworks, personal items, poetry, essays, and music scores.

Dates: 1960-1991

Academic Faculty Directory Collection

Identifier: RG01.0007.002
Dates: -

Aims and Progress of Research Collection

Identifier: RG01.0003.002
Scope and Contents

Aims and Progress of Research is a sub-series of the publication University of Iowa Studies.

Dates: -

Albertson Family Papers

Identifier: MsC0009

Correspondence reflecting pioneer life in Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, and Montana.

Dates: 1856-1876

Alice Hutchins Papers

Identifier: MsC0758

Fluxus artist. Art works, audiotapes, videotapes, exhibition catalogues, photographs, articles, poster and show announcements, and various documents and correspondence.

Dates: 1961-2003

Alice McMurry papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0646

Promise City, Iowa elementary school teacher and poet.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1993-2001

Alumni and Former Students Vertical File Collection

Identifier: RG01.0015.001
Scope and Contents

The Alumni and Former Students Vertical File Collection of the University of Iowa Archives consist of records pertaining to over 500 former University students. The files may include, but are not limited to, obituaries and newspaper articles. These records are collected continuously, and new files are created from these newspaper articles. The collection is a convenient source of biographical information about University of Iowa alumni and former students. Each entry below represents a folder pertaining to that particular individual.To access a folder in our reading room, note the title of the desired folder and the name and RG number of this collection, then contact staff in the Department of Special Collections with your request.

Dates: 1860-; 1930-

Andrew F. Davis Papers

Identifier: MsC0454

Civil War soldier. Correspondence from Davis (an officer in Co.I, 15th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers) to his wife and daughters. Letters include information on troop morale, slavery, camp life, battles, Copperheads, etc.

Dates: 1879-1891; Majority of material found within 1861-1863

Ann Larimer Papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0107

Queen City, Iowa, resident who wrote to her husband while he was serving in the Civil War.

Dates: 1865

Annette Lingelbach papers

Identifier: IWA0639

Journalist who wrote for Des Moines and Waterloo newspapers.

Dates: 1937-1996

Anson R. Butler Papers

Identifier: MsC0001

Civil War soldier and mayor of DeWitt, Iowa. Letters written to his wife while he was serving with the 26th Iowa Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War.

Dates: 1861-1900; Majority of material found within 1861-1864

Apparatus Lists Records

Identifier: RG01.0001.004
Dates: -

Artifacts of the Eternal Network Papers

Identifier: MsC0781

Artworks and other documentation related to a 1997 exhibition at the University of Iowa Museum of Art. Many Fluxus artists were included in this exhibition. Kris TigerLady 2015 addendum.

Dates: 1967 - 1997

Artists' Television Network Records

Identifier: MsC0800

Video by and about artists assembled for broadcast on the New York City cable networks between 1976 and 1984. The project was coordinated by Jaime Davidovich and the collection includes the cablecast material, in many cases edited in various ways for any of several anthology shows, as well as paper records. A portion of the collection has been re-recorded and is available in VHS format; a few pieces have been transcribed to DVD; and a growing number have been re-recorded digitally in DVCam and DVD versions.

Dates: 1976-1984

Artwords and Bookworks Papers

Identifier: MsC0517

Co-curated by Judith Hoffberg and Joan Hugo, Artwords and Bookworks was one of the largest exhibition of artists' books and ephemera to take place during the 1970s. Comprised of experimental works by approximately six hundred contributors, the exhibition presented a diverse and provocative sampling of this alternative art form.

Dates: 1970-1978

Assembly Programs Collection

Identifier: RG01.0013.002
Dates: Majority of material found in 1903-1910

ATCA Artists' Works and Correspondence Files Collection

Identifier: MsC0764

This ATCA collection brings together mail art, correspondence, photographs, slides, compact discs, show announcements/posters, writings, and other ephemera related to or by various artists.

Dates: 1968-2010

ATCA Comics Collection

Identifier: MsC0780

Artists' and underground comics.

Dates: 1966-1993; Majority of material found within 1969-1979

ATCA Periodicals and Zines Collection

Identifier: MsC0779

This ATCA collection brings together journals, newspapers, zines, and similar formal and informal periodicals that are art-related or have artistic merit. The range of subjects is broad and include political and cultural issues, gender and sexuality questions, as well as music, film, poetry, and religion.

Dates: 1960-2008; Majority of material found within 1980-1995

ATCA Rubber Stamp Art Collection

Identifier: MsC0788

Miscellaneous printed materials (primarily catalogs) concerning rubber stamp art. The majority of the materials in this collection were acquired by artist, author, and archivist John Held Jr. (born 1947) from William Picasso Gaglione (born 1943).

Dates: 1927-1997; Majority of material found within 1985-1995

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