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wa00012. Women and War

 Record Group
Identifier: wa00012

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Ann Larimer Papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0107
Abstract Queen City, Iowa, resident who wrote to her husband while he was serving in the Civil War.
Dates: 1865

Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0905
Abstract Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Bette Brooks Stone papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0360
Abstract Mapleton, Iowa high school student who sent telegrams for Western Union during World War II.
Dates: 1941-1993

Catherine Snedeker Hill papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0009
Abstract Illinois student who moved to Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.
Dates: 1854-1871

Cora Call Whitley papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0154
Abstract Clubwoman and conservationist involved in the Council of National Defense Women's Committee during World War I.
Dates: 1917-1937

Dorothy Ashby Pownall papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0025
Abstract Journalist who reported on Camp Dodge in Iowa during World War I.
Dates: 1918-1974

Edith Neal papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0660
Abstract Known as the Vietnam Mail Lady, Neal corresponded with servicemen stationed in Vietnam from 1966 to 1969.
Dates: 1931-1997

Helene Scriabine papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0080
Abstract Author and Professor Emeritus of Russian at the University of Iowa, who emmigrated to the United States after surviving the siege of Leningrad in 1941.
Dates: 1937-1996; 1960-1993

Kathy Ormond papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0703
Abstract Red Cross recreation aide who was stationed in Vietnam from July 1968 to October 1969.
Dates: 1966-2007

Magdalena "Helen" Tylee papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0471
Abstract A German war bride who came to Iowa in 1922. During World War II she ran the family farm while her husband was serving in the armed forces.
Dates: 1917-1988

Marjorie Vandervelde papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0375
Abstract Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.
Dates: 1837-2008

Mary Frances Reger-Wilkinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0501
Abstract Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.
Dates: 1942-2002

Peg Mullen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0082
Abstract Anti-Vietnam War activist whose son, Michael, was killed by 'friendly fire' in Vietnam in 1970.

Arrangement Copies of the hardcover and paperback versions of Friendly Fire and a hardcover copy of Unfriendly Fire: A Mother's Memoir are shelved in the printed works collection.
Dates: 1968-2010

Ruth Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0498
Abstract Journalist who worked for the Stars and Stripes in postwar Europe.
Dates: 1957-2002

Thelma B. Lewis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0022
Abstract Iowa City mayor in 1961; served on the city council from 1958 to 1963.
Dates: 1947-1967

War Brides of World War II

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0215
Abstract 1995 honors thesis of University of Iowa undergraduate student, Rachel Casteel.
Dates: 1946-1996