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Guide to the Iowa Author's Manuscripts Collection

Collection Overview

Date Span: 1888-1990
Creator: Iowa Author's
Extent: 16.00 linear feet.
Collection Number: MSC0869
Repository: University of Iowa Special Collections
Summary: Includes manuscripts, galley proofs, page proofs, dust jackets, and other miscellany associated with publications of many Iowa Authors.

Alternate Extent Statement: Photographs throughout.

Access: This collection is open for research.

Use: Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.

Acquisition: Various sources at different times. This is an aggregate collection.

Preferred Citation: Iowa Author's Manuscripts Collection, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, Iowa.

Repository: University of Iowa Special Collections
Address: Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-335-5921
Curator: Greg Prickman
Email: lib-spec@uiowa.edu
Website: http://www.lib.uiowa.edu/sc

Multiple manuscripts for numerous Iowa authors are collected here.

Abbe, George

Aldrich, Bess

Andreas,Osborn

Argow,Waldemar

Aurner, Nellie

Baker, Laura Nelson

Baker, Richard Terrill

Bissell, Bess

Brown, Charles

Brown, Lewis H.

Buxbaum, Katherine

Calhoun, Mary Huiskamp

Carlson, Esther

Carver, Thomas Nixon

Cassill, R. Verlin

Clark, Glenn

Colby, Anthony

Crary, Margaret

Darling, Frederick

Donovan, Josephine Berry

Duncan, Actea Carolyn Young

Eastman, Harold Lloyd

Elston, Hattie Phinnette

Gard, Wayne

Gavitt, Benjamin H.

Gearhart, Susan Merriam

Gingerich, Melvin

Gould (Charles) Bruce

Hale, Arlene

Hall, Lynn

Hoeltje, Hubert

Hoffman, Mathias Martin

Humphrey, James

Hunn, L.E. "Jack"

Jorgenson, George and Nora

Kauffman, Ray Franklin

Kemp, Charles F.

Kramer, Dale

Lafferty, R.A.

LeSueur, Meridel

Loeser, Katinka

McClurg, William H.

McHale, Tom

McInerney, Carl

Moeller, Dorothy

Murphy, Thomas Dowler

Nelson Evelyn and Violet

O'Connor, Rose Agnes

Olson, Eugene

Olson, Harry Ferdinand

Painter, Eleanor

Paluka, Frank

Perrin, Joyce

Petersen, William John

Peterson, Virgil W.

Porter, Ella Williams

Prange, Gordon W.

Quick, Herbert

Randolph, Colonel Charles D

Reed, Warren A.

Rosheim, David L

Rowan, Edward Beatty

Saunders, William Irving

Schell, James Peery

Schoonover, Lawrence

Seagrave, Sadie Fuller

Sheets, George March

Sherman, Richard

Shultz, Gladys Denny

Simpson, Frank B.

Smith, Grace Noll

Smith, Lewis Worthington

Stevenson, Neal

Taylor, James C

Trueblood, D. Elton

Van Etten, Mrs. Winifred

Ver Duft, Lee

Wallace, Zella

Wandrey, Ralph H.

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This collection is indexed under the following subject terms.


Personal Names:
Saunders, William Irving
Simpson, Frank B.
Smith, Grace Noll, 1878-1974
Ver Duft, Lee, 1910-
Abbe, George, 1911-1989
Rosheim, David L.
Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946
Smith, Lewis Worthington, 1866-1947
Ward, Leo R. (Leo Richard), 1893-
Bissell, Bess G., 1908-1970
Brown, Lewis H. (Lewis Herold), 1894-
Carlson, Esther Elizabeth
Cassill, R. V. (Ronald Verlin), 1919-2002
Clark, Glenn, 1882-1956
Colby, Anthony Owen
Crary, Margaret
Eastman, Harold Lloyd
Elston, Hattie Phinnette, 1900-
Zaffiras, George John, 1917-

Corporate Names:
Drake University
Johns-Manville, Incorporated
Radio Corporation of America
University of Iowa

Dates:
20th century

Topics:
Poetry
Authors, American
Legends
Poets, American
Acoustical engineering
Alumni and alumnae
American literature
Children's literature
Fiction
Frontier and pioneer life
Missions
Newspapers
Presbyterian Church
Women authors
Women authors, American
Women in the humanities

Occupations:
Authors
Poets
Business economists
Civil servants
Clergy
Directors of corporations
Engineers
Physicians

Geographic Names:
United States -- Iowa
United States -- Iowa -- Iowa City
United States -- Minnesota
Middle West

Genre/Form of Materials:
Archives
Scores
Articles
Drafts (Documents)
First drafts
Galley proofs
Holographs (Autographs)
Sheet music
Clippings (Information artifacts)
Manuscripts (Document genre)
Manuscripts for publication
Proofs (Printed matter)
Short stories
Songs
Sources
Typescripts
Photocopies
Annual reports
Biographies
Correspondence
Diaries
Instructions (Document genre)
Layouts (Printer matter)
Novels
Obituaries
Photographs
Poems
Press releases
Printers' proofs
Promotional materials
Questionnaires
Research (Document genres)
Sound recordings
Speeches

Title:
Slumber song
Apple is eaten
Concerning Mary Ann
Holding up the hills
Pillars of space
Voices in the square
Doctor from Iowa
White men follow after

Browse:
English & American Literature
Writers Archive at Iowa
Prose Writers
Novelists, Story Writers, & Poets