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Frances Louise Fourt Papers

Identifier: RG02.0009.008

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Scope and Contents

The Frances Louise Fourt papers include one scrapbook of photographs and clippings.


  • Creation: 1930-1935


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical / Historical

Frances Louise Fourt grew up in Fairfield, Iowa. She attended the State University of Iowa (1930-1935), where she was a member of Alpha Chi Omega, Phi Beta Kappa, Seals Club, YWCA, Morrison Club, and Women's Athletic Association Board. Ms. Fourt was one of 12 female students in her junior class named to the Mortar Board honorary society in spring 1933. While undergoing tuberculosis treatment at Oakdale Sanatorium for two years, she completed Extension Division correspondence courses and graduated with highest distinction on June 3, 1935, with a B.A. in Political Science. Frances Fourt died November 19, 1981.


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Alumna of 1935 was a member of Seals Club and a life guard at YMCA camp in Okoboji. Scrapbook.

Method of Acquisition

These materials were transferred to the University Archives from the Alumni Records Office in September 1980. Finding aid created October 2007.

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Organizations and Clubs Vertical Files (RG01.0015.004) Papers of Everett E. Sterner (RG02.0009.009)

Denise Anderson, October 2007
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Archives Repository

100 Main Library
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242