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Iowa Authors Manuscripts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0869
Abstract

Includes manuscripts, galley proofs, page proofs, dust jackets, and other miscellany associated with publications of many Iowa Authors.

Dates: 1888-1990

Iris Murdoch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0212
Abstract

British writer and philosopher. Manuscripts for most of her novels, plays, and poetry, primarily handwritten drafts in notebooks.

Dates: 1960-2000

Irving Brant Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0569
Abstract

Writer and journalist. Manuscripts for four of his books, including The Bill of Rights.

Dates: 1962-1972

James Norman Hall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0619
Abstract

Manuscripts of some of Hall's poetry, plays, articles, and essays. Also drafts of his book, The Far Lands.

Dates: 1934-1952

Jay Sigmund Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0697
Abstract

Insurance agent, poet, story writer, and lecturer on literature. Preliminary drafts of plays, poetry, an unpublished novel, and correspondence with writers of note.

Dates: 1911 - 1975

Jeanette Eyerly Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0599
Abstract

Author of books for young adults from More Than a Summer Love, (1962), with a special concern for mental health. Correspondence, notes, various drafts, promotional material, etc., of her many books for adolescents.

Dates: 1925-1994

John Towner Frederick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0513
Abstract

English professor, Iowa author, and founder and editor of The Midland. Correspondence, subject files, business records for The Midland, lectures, and preliminary drafts of writings, etc.

Dates: 1908-1975

Julie McDonald Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0651
Abstract

Newspaper Editor and writer, this collection contains material related to two novels (Amalie's Story, 1970 and Petra, 1978), a play (Eyes of Sky; a Play in Six Scenes) and a biography (Ruth Buxton Sayre: First Lady of the Farms, 1980).

Dates: 1970 - 1990

Karlton and William Kelm Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0637
Abstract

Story writers, novelists and playwrights who did most writing in collaboration. Karlton published two novels: Brother (1936) and The Cherry Bed (1936). Correspondence with noted writers, drafts of plays, short stories, and novels, and material relating to the Dubuque Dia, a literary magazine.

Dates: 1931-1986; 1930-1939

Keith Robertson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0684
Abstract

Subject files documenting Robertson's literary career, including typescript drafts of Henry Reed's Big Show (1958) and The Crow and the Castle (1967). There are also folders of correspondence, research, royalty statements, etc., all relating to the writing and publishing of his children's books and short stories. Iowa Author Mss.

Dates: 1941-1991

Lawrence Oakley Cheever Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0494
Abstract

Industrial editor, author, book and bookplate collector. Correspondence, drafts, publications, and research relating to his interest in book illustrators, books and book plates.

Dates: 1931-1972

LeAnn Lemberger Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0647
Abstract

Author of romance novels as Leigh Michaels. Manuscript drafts, galleys, and page proofs of her novels, as well as articles by and about Lemberger and teaching materials used for the Iowa Summer Writing Festival.

Dates: 1982 -

MacKinlay Kantor Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0635
Abstract

Author. Manuscript drafts, proofs, correspondence, etc. for his novel, Andersonville, with drafts for some other books.

Dates: 1950-1958

Marcus Bach Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0560
Abstract

Religion professor and writer. Early typescript drafts of six of his books, including The Dream Gate and Report to Protestants.

Dates: 1948-1995

Marion Meade Buster Keaton Research Files

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0512
Abstract

Research material compiled by Meade while writing the biography Buster Keaton Cut to the Case.

Dates: 1895-1997

Marjorie Medary Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0657
Scope and Contents

This collection contains documents of editor and author of books for young adults, Marjorie Medary. This collection drafts and other materials relating to Prairie Printer (a sequel to Buckeye Boy), about a pioneer northeast Iowa newspaperman; Orange Winter, about Florida in the 1870's; College in Crinoline and Prairie Anchorage, both of which have pioneer settings, and some other works.

Dates: 1930 - 1950

Marquis Childs Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0581
Abstract

Pulitzer prize-winning journalist with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Typescript drafts, galleys, proofs, and layouts for some of his books. Also general correspondence files, speeches, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1939-1978; Majority of material found within 1950-1969

Marshall McKusick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG99.0028
Abstract

Professor, University of Iowa Department of Sociology and Anthropology, from 1960 until 1996. State Archeologist from 1960 until 1975. Researched prehistoric Native American Indian cultures. Publications.

Dates: 1959-1979

Martin Yoseloff Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0734
Abstract

Editor and novelist. Manuscripts for nine books, including No Greener Meadows (1946), his first novel.

Dates: 1940-1990

Max Allan Collins papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0500
Abstract

Author, filmmaker, and comic strip writer. The papers document his film and literary career. His novels, comics (including Dick Tracy and Ms. Tree), and screenplays are represented in various forms of completion, with typescript drafts, artwork, correspondence, research, galley proofs, and promotional material.

Dates: 1967-1996

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Allen, Sewell E., 1913-1975 1
Amana Society 1
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Bach, Marcus 1
Bailey, Alfred M. 1
Baker, Hermione Georgette Allen, 1917- 1
Bissell, Bess G., 1908-1970 1
Bissell, Richard Pike 1
Bliven, Bruce 1
Bliven, Bruce, 1889-1977 1
Bourjaily, Vance 1
Bourjaily, Vance, 1922-2010 1
Brant, Irving 1
Brown, Hazel E. 1
Brown, Lewis H. (Lewis Herold), 1894- 1
Butler, Ellis Parker 1
Carhart, Arthur 1
Carlson, Esther Elizabeth 1
Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002 1
Cheever, Lawrence Oakley 1
Childs, Marquis 1
Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956 1
Colby, Anthony Owen 1
Collins, Max Allan 1
Cone, Marvin Dorwart, 1891-1965 1
Corey, Paul 1
Courtney, R. Keith 1
Crary, Margaret 1
Cuttler, Charles D. 1
Democratic Party (Iowa) 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Denver Museum of Natural History 1
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Duncan, Thomas W. 1
Eastman, Harold Lloyd 1
Eichenberg, Fritz, 1901-1990 1
Elston, Hattie Phinnette, 1900- 1
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
Eyerly, Jeanette 1
Farwell, Byron 1
Federal Writers' Project 1
Finsterwald, Maxine 1
Frederick, John Towner 1
Gaine, Hugh, 1726 or 7-1807 1
Gould, Chester 1
Graham, Alberta Powell 1
Hall, James Norman 1
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Hughes, Harold E. 1
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Iowa Commerce Commission 1
Iowa Summer Writing Festival 1
Iowa. State Archaeologist 1
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Johnson, Dorothy M. 1
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Keaton, Buster, 1895-1966 1
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Kelm, Karlton, 1908-1987 1
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Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971 1
Kluckhohn, Clyde 1
Krim, Seymour 1
Lafore, Laurence Davis 1
Lechlitner, Ruth 1
Leggett, John, 1917- 1
Lemberger, LeAnn 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
May, Charles Paul 1
McDonald, Julie 1
McDonald, Julie, 1929- 1
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Meigs, Cornelia, 1884-1973 1
Miller, Merle 1
Miller, Merle, 1919-1986 1
Morrell, David 1
Mossman, Steven Dow 1
Mott, Frank Luther 1
Murdoch, Iris 1
Nichols, Dale, 1904- 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
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Robertson, Keith 1
Rohlf, Willam Amos, 1867- 1
Rohlf, William A. 1
Rosheim, David L. 1
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