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Mary Bell Read Glick papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA1059

Scope and Contents

The Mary Bell Glick papers date from 1978 to 1996 and measure 0.25 linear inches. The papers consist of two memoirs that contain family history and stories from Mary Bell Glick's life. "Adolph Gfeller Family: A Pictorial History of a Pioneer German Swiss Farm Family in Kansas, beginning 1874" was collected and arragned by Glick in 1978 and "Our 64 Years, 1932-1996" was written in 1996 by Glick.


  • Creation: 1978 - 1996


Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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Biographical / Historical

Mary Bell Glick was born in 1909 in Kansas and graduated from Kansas State University with a degree in Physical Education. She married Dr. Frank Glick in 1932 and moved to Iowa City, Iowa, in 1962. She died at Oaknoll Retirement Residence in Iowa City in 2007.


0.25 linear inches

Language of Materials



Two memoirs, "Adolph Gfeller Family: A Pictorial History of a Pioneer German Swiss Farm Family in Kansas, beginning 1874" and "Our 64 Years, 1932-1996," by Mary Bell Glick.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers (donor no. 920) were donated by Mary Bell Glick in 2004.

Emma Barton-Norris
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Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

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