Showing Collections: 61 - 79 of 79
Author of numerous books for young adults, many on science subjects. Collection includes manuscripts and correspondence about, among other titles, Follow the Golden Goose (1971) and Coils, Magnets and Rings (1976).
Local branch, formed in 1963, of group for women writers and artists.
The National League of American Pen Women, Quad Cities Branch was established in 1976 to serve as an outlet for area women writers to communicate. The group organized scholarship competitions for high school student writers.
Local chapter formed in 1932.
Newspaper reporter and author of poems and essays. The collection includes scrapbooks and photograph albums.
Newspaper columnist and writer from Washington County, Iowa, who was interested in conservation and historic preservation.
This collection is comprised of photographs, letters, paintings, and manuscripts of Ruth Suckow, family, and friends.
The family came to Iowa City in 1905 when Henry Prentiss established the Anatomy Department at the State University of Iowa.
Community activist in civic and Jewish organizations in Iowa City, Iowa.
The manuscript of this national prize-winning short story by a twenty-two year old Davenport native.
Journalist and children's author from Union, Iowa.
Social activist and writer.
Benjamin Shambaugh (1871-1940) was a University of Iowa professor of political science and, for many years, superintendent of the State Historical Society of Iowa. He and his wife, Bertha (1870-1953), hosted many scholars' visits to the University.
Journalist and writer who published several articles in Mademoiselle. She also served as University of Iowa First Lady from 1969-1981.
English professor and diarist whose academic publications focus on women's history and diaries. Her own diaries reflect both her professional development and her personal life.
Family papers and subject files concerning women artists, women writers, and peace activism in Northwest Iowa.
Author of books for children, president of the Morrison Book Company. Correspondence, preliminary drafts and art work for her books including There's Only One You (1978) and Going On a Dig (1981).
Childhood memories of an Eastern Iowa teacher, writer, and farmwoman.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.