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Highland Do-Better Club (O'Brien County, Iowa) records Edit




  • 1958-1983 (Creation)


  • 2.00 linear inches (Whole)

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  • Abstract

    Women's club sponsered by the Farm Bureau.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The records are open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright held by the donor has been transferred to The University of Iowa.

  • Method of Acquisition

    The records (donor no. 633) were donated by Irma Jacobsma in 1999.

  • Preferred Citation

    Highland Do-Better Club (O'Brien County, Iowa) records, Iowa Women's Archives, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City.

  • Scope and Contents

    The Highland Do-Better Club records measure 2 linear inches and date from 1958 to 1983. They consist of secretary's books containing minutes of meetings for the years 1958 to 1983.

  • Biographical / Historical

    The Highland Do-Better Club was a Farm Bureau-sponsored club formed in O'Brien County so area women could discuss aspects of rural, farm, and family life. Club meetings provided women an opportunity to socialize, participate in community affairs, and share common interests such as agricultural life, sewing, cooking, and gardening.