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Beverly Everett papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0148
Abstract Family farmer, volunteer, and community activist who served on U.S. National Commission for UNESCO and the International Women's Year Commission.
Dates: 1856-2001

Donna Schmidt papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0856
Abstract University of Iowa nurse who farmed with her husband in Johnson County, Iowa
Dates: 1938-2010

Dorothy Fox Wurster papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0700
Abstract Mahaska County farm girl who won a blue ribbon in the Mahaska County's Boys' 4-H.
Dates: 1942-1987

Esther Everett papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0880
Abstract Home economics professor raised on a farm in Lacey, Iowa.
Dates: 1911-2008

Esther Sietmann Warner Dendel papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0301
Abstract Author and artist from Laurel, Iowa.
Dates: 1922-1996

Frances Graham papers

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Identifier: IWA0862
Abstract Amateur historian and clubwoman from Fayette County, Iowa.
Dates: 1912-2010

Irene Hoover papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0472
Abstract Farmwoman, 4-H leader, and volunteer who was active in the Farm Bureau and the Master Farm Homemakers Guild.
Dates: 1923-2001

Irene Rock Zindel papers

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Identifier: IWA0702
Abstract Scott County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and the Farm Bureau.
Dates: 1930-1998

Jessie Field Shambaugh papers

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Identifier: IWA0133
Abstract Shenandoah, Iowa teacher who became school superintendent for Page County, Iowa. She played a central role in the development of activities for rural youth and is referred to as the 'Mother of 4-H.'
Dates: 1901-1994

Martha Jean Nicholson Browneller papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0804
Abstract Mahaska County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and rural organizations. She recorded her daily activities in her diaries between 1935 and 1973.
Dates: 1920-2010

Melba Gardemann Olson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0456
Abstract Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.
Dates: 1916-1993

Myrtle Keppy papers

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Identifier: IWA0480
Abstract Champion hog breeder, farm woman, 4-H leader, and president of the Iowa Porkettes.
Dates: 1926-2009

Nissen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0073
Abstract Biographical materials relate to Walnut, Iowa clubwoman Wilma Parker Nissen and her daughters.
Dates: 1936-1996

Sheridan Hustlers 4-H Club (Scott County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0799
Abstract Girls' 4-H club located in Sheridan Township near Eldridge, Scott County, Iowa.

Arrangement The records arrived in two looseleaf notebooks.  Because the notebooks were overly full, newspaper clippings and photographs filed at the end of each notebook were removed and filed in folders.
Dates: 1921-1954; Other: Date acquired: 2010-01-21

Willow Hill papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0487
Abstract Diaries describe growing up in rural Iowa in the 1960s and the period from1992 to 2001.
Dates: 1960-2001

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Bell,  Eleanor Nissen, 1925- 1
Browneller, Martha Jean Nicholson, 1920- 1
Browneller, Max 1
Chenault, Phyllis, 1923-1967 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Dendel, Esther Warner, 1910-2002 1
Dendel, Jo 1
Denwar Ceramics 1
Everett, Esther, 1910-2008 1
Everett, Fred 1
Farm Bureau (Scott County, Iowa) 1
Graham, Frances, 1921- 1
Graham, John W., -1999 1
Graham, Ona 1
Hill, Willow, 1945- 1
Hoover, Irene 1
Iowa Local History Museum Association 1
Iowa Master Farm Homemakers Guild 1
Iowa Mothers Association 1
Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation 1
Iowa Porkettes 1
Iowa State Teachers College 1
Iowa State University 1
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 1
Johnson, Martin 1
Keppy, Myrtle, 1924-2009 1
Kriedeman, Joan, 1927- 1
Mahaska County Farm Bureau. Women's Committee 1
Marks, Trudy, 1943-1991 1
Michigan State College 1
Michigan State University 1
Monroe Livewires (4-H Club : Mahaska County, Iowa) 1
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 1
Newhall High School (Newhall, Iowa) 1
Nicholson, Homer 1
Nicholson, Irma 1
Nissen family 1
Nissen, Anna Justine 1
Nissen, Ewald Anton 1
Nissen, Harold 1
Nissen, Helen Wilma Parker, 1898-1957 1
Northwestern Bell Telephone Company 1
Olson, Melba Gardemann, 1909-2000 1
Oskaloosa High School (Oskaloosa, Iowa) 1
Price, Lydia Ann 1
Price, William 1
Schmidt, Donna, 1921-2011 1
Shambaugh, Jessie Field, 1881-1971 1
Sheridan Hustlers 4-H Club (Scott County, Iowa) 1
State University of Iowa 1
Sulentic, Kathy 1
Tri Mu 4-H Club (Scott County, Iowa) 1
U.S. National Commission for UNESCO 1
United States. President's Commission on the Status of Women 1
Watkins, Heather 1
Wurster, Dorothy Fox, 1931- 1
Wurster, Howard 1
Zindel, Irene Rock, 1917- 1
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