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Florence Krogman Schumacher papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA1075

Scope and Contents

The Florence Krogman Schumacher papers dates from 2000 and measure 0.25 linear inches. They contain a memoir consisting of vignettes of growing up on the “Sunnyside Stock Farm” in Plymouth County, Iowa, include descriptions of animals, farm machinery, and barn dances.


  • Creation: 2000


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. However, copyright status for some collection materials may be unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility and potential liability based on copyright infringement for any use rests exclusively and solely with the user. Users must properly acknowledge the Iowa Women’s Archives, The University of Iowa Libraries, as the source of the material. For further information, visit

Biographical / Historical

Florence Krogman Schumacher was born in 1919 in Iowa. She died in 2011.


0.25 linear inches

Language of Materials



"My Iowa Farm Memories," by Florence Krogman Schumacher, describes growing up on a farm in Plymouth County, Iowa in the 1920s and 1930s.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers (donor no. 904) were donated by Connie McKnight in 2003.

Emma Barton-Norris
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

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