and Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Digital Surrogates: Except where indicated, this document describes but
does not reproduce the actual text, images and objects which make up this
collection. Materials are available only in the Special Collections
read The University of Iowa Libraries' statement on "Property Rights, Copyright Law, and Permissions to Use
Use of Collections: The University of Iowa Libraries supports
access to the materials, published and unpublished, in its collections.
Nonetheless, access to some items may be restricted by their
fragile condition or by contractual agreement with donors, and
it may not be possible at all times to provide appropriate machinery
for reading, viewing or accessing non-paper-based materials.
Please read our Use of
Darrell Garwood was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and his family moved to Des Moines,
Iowa, when he was a young boy. He received a B.A. at the University of Iowa in
1933, financing his schooling by reporting for newspapers. After graduating from
the University of Iowa, Garwood joined the International News Services becoming
manager of the Iowa Bureau in Des Moines. After this he transferred to Chicago
and later to Washington, D.C.
He is the author of Artist in Iowa: A Life of Grant Wood and Crossroads
of America: The Story of Kansas City.
C. Pummer and J. Roethler, August 2004
This collection contains the printer's typescripts of two books by Darrell
Garwood, Artist in Iowa: A Life of Grant Wood and Crossroads
of America, the Story of Kansas City, as well as newspaper clippings.
Acquisition and Processing
were given to the University of Iowa Libraries by Darrell Garwood.
to Internet: August 2004
Box Contents List
Artist in Iowa: A Life of Grant Wood
Printer's typescript -- with revisions [2 folders]
Crossroads of America, the Story of Kansas City
Printer's typescript -- with revisions [3 folders]