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Served as head of psychology and Dean of the Graduate College.Â Seashore was instrumental in the University's decision in 1922 to accept creative work in lieu of theses for graduate degrees in the fine and performing arts, the first public university in the United States to do so.
Story writer, playwright and film script writer, author of books for adults and children, Glick is best remembered for his books about the Chinese in America.
University of Iowa professor and writer on writing and the teaching of writing, as well as essayist. This collection consists of manuscripts and related materials for three of his books: My Vegetable Love, Weathering Winter, and Taking Retirement.
There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, MsC0869.
23 photographs of Doris Julian, Stephen Van Ophuigsen, Coleman Dowell, Jose Quintero and others; 16 photograph postcards including Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas; 75 photographs of celebrities (lacking no. 18); several drafts and related correspondence for Gertrude Stein: An Epilogue.
Businessman. Correspondence, speeches, advertising, etc. relating to the Armand Company (a cosmetics manufacturing firm in Des Moines, IA).
Researcher of Fredrika Bremer, the Swedish novelist for whom Bremer County in Iowa is named.
Records pertain to health sciences administration, including raising the status of the nursing school to the College of Nursing in the late 1940's.
Author of books for young adults and teacher. Preliminary drafts of her writings.
Iowa farm activist who served as the first executive director of the North American Farm Alliance during the farm crisis of the 1980s.
Farm woman and volunteer from Fayette County, Iowa.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
A farm wife from the Oxford, Iowa area whose diaries record everyday life in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Holdings are the manuscript of Silver Heels, a book for children. Iowa Authors Mss.
This collection is compiled of glass plate negatives and photographs of family scenes and other daily activities or sightings.
Professor Emeritus of Journalism at the University of Iowa and Nancy Drew scholar.
Civic activist involved in the Jewish community, the Des Moines symphony, the League of Women Voters, and the Proteus Club.
First woman elected to the Iowa General Assembly, representing Jackson County in both the Iowa House of Representatives and the Iowa Senate.
Complete records of a pioneer law firm and several of its predecessors, including correspondence, account books, ledgers, cases, journals, and receipts.
Young woman who came to Hancock County, Iowa in 1868; her experiences were recorded in the book, A Prairie Rose, by Bertha E. Bush.