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Mary Gantz papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0764

Scope and Contents

The Mary Gantz papers date from 1986 to 1992 and measure 0.25 linear inches. The papers contain articles, inlcuding, "Observations on Medical Education and the Practice of Medicine by Women at the Dawn of the 20th Century in the U.S."; "A Century Apart: The Emergence and Resurgence of Homeopathy"; "Women and Medical Education at the State University of Iowa, 1869-1870, 1879-1880"; "Miss Sarah Braunworth and the Medical Department, Iowa State University, 1873-1876."


  • Creation: 1986-1992


Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

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0.25 linear inches

Language of Materials



Three student research papers on mid-19th century medical education at the University of Iowa written by Mary Gantz.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Method of Acquisition

The papers (donor no.751) were donated by Mary Gantz in 2001.

Related Materials

Sarah Braunwarth papers, Iowa Women's Archives, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City.

Emma Barton-Norris
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Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

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University of Iowa Libraries
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