Shambaugh Family Papers:
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Box Contents List
Box 15 Biography of Benjamin F. Shambaugh
Contents, notes, and correspondence, design, typed tributes, Benjamin’s signature, first draft
forty-four years of University service, part two
forty-four years of University service
early years of teaching, chapter 6
as the University grows, chapter 11
historical interests, part three
Historical Department and Archives
State Historical Society, a lengthening shadow
in the interest of culture, part four
an adventure in thinking: the Campus Course, several copies
the art of public speaking
home and recreation, part five
books, chapter 17 (2 copies)
vacations, chapter 18
personalities and portraits, part six
the house books speak, chapter 20
facing east and facing west
notes and references
Letters and Cards for signatures for use in book
Notes made when re-reading the first draft of the manuscript
Box 31 Biography preparation notes
Box 32 Biography preparation notes, cont.
6A, include. rough index to ringfolds
64 Biography experimental chapters
Box 33 Biography preparation notes, cont.
Notes for Miss Hovey I from Ringfold
Notes for Miss Hovey II from Ringfold
Box 44 Housebook notes
An Adventure in Thinking
The Campus Course (Four drafts)
Chapters I -- IV, Tentative Beginning. (Two drafts, pages 1 -- 25)
The Children, notes
Hospitality (Four drafts)
Iowa Alumnus, Vol 4: no 2 (November 15, 1906)
The Iowa City Centennial (Four drafts)
An Iowa Institution. Multiple drafts and notes assembled for Mrs. Houghton and shared with Miss Hovey
Iowa’s Benjamin F. Shambaugh, 1871 -- 1940
Lecture Chairman (Two drafts)
The Little Garden (Two drafts)
Miscellaneous notes (Two folders )
Box 45 Housebook notes, cont.
Miscellaneous notes (Three folders)
Notes taken for Mrs. Aurer and Miss Hovey, from House Books
Notes, Mrs. Shambaugh (Two folders)
The Old Stone Capitol Remembers (Four drafts)
Political Science I -- IV (Two drafts)
Box 46 Housebook notes, cont.
A Prince and a Perfect Host
Ringfold, Miss Hovey’s Index
2B (Two folders)
The State Historical Society (Two drafts)
Vacations (Two drafts)
Various Chapter drafts and notes