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wa00002. Girls' and Women's Sports

 Record Group
Identifier: wa00002

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

C. Pauline Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0627
Abstract An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa.She graduated in 1923.
Dates: 1920 -1985

Christine Grant papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0329
Abstract Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Dates: 1952-2009; 1970-2005

Geraldine Greenlee papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0474
Abstract Received her master's degree from the Department of Physical Education for Women at the State University of Iowa in 1952.
Dates: 1945-2004

Julie Litchfield Tallman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0285
Abstract High school and college student from Des Moines, Iowa, who was a talented golfer and musician.
Dates: 1955-1995; 1961-1963

Mildred Augustine Wirt Benson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0054
Abstract Journalist for the Toledo Blade and writer of the first Nancy Drew mysteries and other children's series books; collection includes writings, clippings, scrapbooks, fan mail, photographs, and a typewriter.
Dates: 1875-2012

Rhonda Penquite papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0669
Abstract Professional basketball player and coach who played for the Iowa Cornets and the New Mexico Energee.
Dates: 1967-1998

Ruth Fuller papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0482
Abstract The first female pilot in Appanoose County and active in the local Democratic Party.
Dates: 1925-2002

University of Iowa Department of Physical Education for Women records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0106
Abstract The department was established in 1924 and was a pioneer in the development of graduate study and professional training. The department existed until 2010 under a variety of names and organizations.
Dates: 1900-2006

University of Iowa Department of Physical Education for Women: Women's Recreation Association records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0691
Abstract WRA provided college women opportunities to participate in sports, either intramural or as a member of a sport club
Dates: 1920-1975