Found in 92 Collections and/or Records:
Diaries of a Monticello, Iowa, native who lived on her parents' farm and never married, raising her son alone.
Missionary to the Sudan who spent her childhood in Page County, Iowa, and worked in Africa from the 1940s to 1980s.
Served with her husband as missionaries for the Church of the Brethren in Garkida, Nigeria from 1948 to 1961.
A quilt historian and genealogist who collected the papers of several generations of her family’s history in Iowa.
Social worker and the first African American woman in the United States to be named executive director of a greater metropolitan YWCA.
Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
Diaries and account books of this Cherokee, Iowa woman record farm chores and expenses, housekeeping and family life.
Costume designer and avid traveler whose papers include an extensive collection of slides, related travel diaries, and materials pertaining to the Iran Hostage Crisis.
Diary and obituary of a rural Iowa housewife.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Native of Hamburg, Iowa and missionary to the West Indies and the Belgian Congo from 1925 until 1959.
Champion hog breeder, farm woman, 4-H leader, and president of the Iowa Porkettes.
Two generations of an eastern Iowa family, many generations of which attended the University of Iowa.
Poet and native of Burlington, Iowa.
The Well (Lexington, MA: R.E. Filipowski, c1993) is shelved with printed works, in the Iowa Authors Collection in the Special Collections Department, and in the general collection in the Main Library.
Civic leader in Des Moines, Iowa.
Librarian and bird watcher from Marble Rock, Iowa.
Diaries of Mary Pierce describe family life in Harlan, Iowa from 1927 to 1947; Mary Clark's memoir reflects on medical challenges in the early 1900s.
The family came to Iowa City in 1905 when Henry Prentiss established the Anatomy Department at the State University of Iowa.
Correspondence diaries, scrapbook, and genealogical information regarding this Dubuque-area family.
Daily diaries of this Rhodes, Iowa, native.