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

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0622
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.

Dates

  • 1958-1983

Creator

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.

Extent

2.00 linear inches

Abstract

Women's club sponsered by the Farm Bureau.

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.

Method of Acquisition

The records (donor no. 633) were donated by Irma Jacobsma in 1999.
Author
Andrea Rasmusson, 2002.
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

Contact:
100 Main Library
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
319-335-5068
319-335-5900 (Fax)