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Paisley Family Diaries Collection

Identifier: MsC0450

Diaries of John and Chloe Paisley. John served in the 10th Ohio Volunteer Cavalry in the Civil War, and later lived in Burlington, Iowa. Also includes diaries kept by Mabel Paisley and Susan Swan Lippitt. Contains Civil War diaries.

Dates: 1864-1918

Palmer/Calkins/Corbin Papers

Identifier: MsC0528

Letters, diaries, genealogies, papers, and videocassette dealing with the Civil War, the Mormon move west, and World War II.

Dates: 1859-2000; Majority of material found within 1864-1865

Papers of Ruth Suckow

Identifier: MsC0706

This collection is comprised of photographs, letters, paintings, and manuscripts of Ruth Suckow, family, and friends.

Dates: 1887-1988

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

R. Keith Courtney Papers

Identifier: MsC0761

Iowa City resident and artist. From the late 1970s to the late 1980s Courtney conducted a project titled Notes From All Over, which invited artists to send him found objects and printed matter. The collection consists of art works, correspondence, and related documentation dating from 1971-1995.

Dates: 1971-1995

Richard Maibaum Papers

Identifier: MsC0149

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

Dates: 1931-1991

Robert Bernard Martin Papers

Identifier: MsC0655
Scope and Contents

This collection contains only the manuscript for With Friends Possessed: A Life of Edward Fitzgerald.

Dates: -

Robert Blees Papers

Identifier: MsC0124

Motion picture and television script-writer and producer. Film treatments and screenplays written by Blees and other screenwriters, miscellaneous, memos and articles, film stills, photostats, phonographic recordings from soundtracks.

Dates: 1925-1965

Robert K. Goodwin Papers

Identifier: MsC0462

U.S. Representative from Iowa and businessman. Correspondence and subject files relating to his political activities with the Republican Party.

Dates: 1866-1983; Majority of material found within 1950-1980

Ruth Lechlitner Papers

Identifier: MsC0474

Poet and teacher. Correspondence, subject files, and preliminary drafts of her writings.

Dates: 1919-1988

Sewell E. Allen Papers

Identifier: MsC0337

Attorney and Iowa state legislator. Subject files and correspondence concerning his business, family and political career. The bulk of the papers consists of correspondence dealing with business conditions during the 1920s and WWII, politics, and family life.

Dates: 1910-1975; Majority of material found in 1941-1952

Seymour Krim Papers

Identifier: MsC0367

Journalist and essayist. Correspondence, typescripts, notes, reviews, published copies, etc. relating to his literary career and his contributions to beat literature and the new journalism movement.

Dates: 1950-2012

Speidel Newspapers Inc. Records

Identifier: MsC0481
Scope and Contents

This collection is made up of weekly reports from the central office to the publisher for Speidel Newspapers Inc.

Dates: 1954-1957

Steven V. Carter Papers

Identifier: MsC0250

Attorney and U.S. Representative from Iowa . Subject files relating to his year in Congress and his earlier political and legal career.

Dates: 1915-1960; 1950-1959

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

Wallace Stegner Papers

Identifier: MsC0703

Award-winning novelist, story writer, essayist, historian, English professor at Stanford, and frontline conservationist. Preliminary drafts and proofs for seven novels.

Dates: 1957 - 1977

Walsh Construction Company Records

Identifier: MsC0053

This small collection contains papers of the company started by Patrick T. Walsh. These are mostly photocopies and photostats, and include information on the Walsh Company, correspondence, and materials relating to their bid to build the Panama Canal.

Dates: 1916-1952

Wiley Mayne Papers

Identifier: MsC0448

U.S. Representative from Iowa, 1967-1975. Campaign and office files relating to his political career.

Dates: 1966-1974

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

Wise Clark Family Papers

Identifier: MsC0419

Family papers consisting of correspondence on life in Iowa and Illinois in the Civil War era and beyond.

Dates: 1855 - 1923; Majority of material found within 1860-1869

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Bissell, Bess G., 1908-1970 1
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Brown, Lewis H. (Lewis Herold), 1894- 1
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Calkins, Asa Starkweather 1
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Calkins, John, Captain, 1785- 1
Carlson, Esther Elizabeth 1
Carter, Steven V. 1
Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002 1
Chicago and North Western Railway Company 1
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Clark, Dick 1
Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956 1
Coe, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1908- 1
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Dickinson, Lester Jesse 1
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Drake University 1
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Gillette, Guy M. (Guy Mark), 1879-1973 1
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Gross, H. R. (Harold Royce), 1899-1987 1
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Head, Edith 1
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Johns-Manville, Incorporated 1
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