MsC 470

Manuscript Register



Collection Dates:1979 -- 1988

1 linear ft.


This document describes a collection of materials held by the
Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1420
Phone: 319-335-5921
Fax: 319-335-5900


Posted to Internet: June 2002


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Box List


Box 1

Frank, Darrell Quentin


Correspondence, 1987 -- 1988

Holograph drafts with revisions

Various pages of galley proof with revisions

Incomplete page proof

Signature mock-up

Goodwin, Judith. Correspondence, 1981 -- 1982

The Iowa Book Arts Series

Kelm, Karlton. Correspondence regarding a proposed collection of short stories, 1982

Mabbott, Maureen Cobb

A Gravely Imagined Center

Correspondence, 1979 -- 1981 (Also includes some correspondence regarding Bright Salvage)

Galley proof

Ming Aralia

Correspondence, 1986

Typescript and holograph drafts

Galley proof



Correspondence, 1984 -- 1985, 1988

Typescript drafts

Galley proof

Box 2

Ravenswood, Fritzen. Correspondence, 1979 -- 1980

Wearin, Otha D.

Correspondence regarding the possible publication of Old West and A Place to Live: The Biography of an Iowa Farm, 1980 -- 1981

Correspondence regarding the publication of Uncle Henry and Rhymes of a Plain Countryman, 1980 -- 1981

Rhymes of a Plain Countryman

Galley proof


Miscellaneous printer's materials

Uncle Henry:

Galley proof


Oversized Folder

Mabbott, Maureen Cobb

Mockup of the epilogue




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