Robert James Waller "Bridges of Madison County" typescript

Collection Overview

Title: Robert James Waller "Bridges of Madison County" typescript

Record Series: MsC-86

Record Group:

Manuscripts

Extent: 0.209 linear feet

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: Materials entirely in English

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Scope and Content

In 2015 the UNI Foundation arranged for Robert James Waller, former Dean of the School of Business, to donate a typescript of his novel, "Bridges of Madison County", to the University of Northern Iowa.  That typescript is housed in the Rod Library Special Collections and University Archives unit.  The typescript, dated July 26, 1990, includes notes likely written by Professor Waller as he made final corrections to his work.

This material is available for research and study.

Inventory

BOX 1

The typescript

Information about the musical version of the novel

Processing Information

Page created by Gerald L. Peterson, March 31, 2016. Linear feet count updated on August 7, 2017.