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Abigail Van Allen papers

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Identifier: IWA0912
Abstract Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
Dates: 1968-2008

Bernadine Solberg papers

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Identifier: IWA0579
Abstract Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.
Dates: 1855-1980; 1940-1980

Bette Brooks Stone papers

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Identifier: IWA0360
Abstract Mapleton, Iowa high school student who sent telegrams for Western Union during World War II.
Dates: 1941-1993

Christie York papers

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Identifier: IWA0701
Abstract University of Iowa graduate and laboratory assistant who was active in student government and served as a steward in AFSCME Local 12.
Dates: 1950-2001

Cornelia Shrauger Day papers

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Identifier: IWA0328
Abstract Educated in journalism and law. Washington, Iowa, resident active in YWCA, Planned Parenthood and UNICEF.
Dates: 1890-2004

Eve Drewelowe papers

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Identifier: IWA0135
Abstract Artist who attended the State University of Iowa and in 1924 became the first person to receive a masters degree in Painting and Art History.
Dates: 1910-1996

Helen Larson papers

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Identifier: IWA0347
Abstract Anamosa and Iowa City resident who worked for the The University of Iowa Hospital.
Dates: 1884-1996; 1905-1996

Joann Weldon papers

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Identifier: IWA0521
Abstract A resident of Davenport from 1962, Weldon publicly acknowledged her lesbian identity during the early 1950s.
Dates: 1920-2003

Katharine La Sheck papers

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Identifier: IWA0057
Abstract Musician, actress and dancer from Iowa City who toured on the Chautauqua circuit.
Dates: 1904-1967

Lucy Van Voorhis White papers

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Identifier: IWA0074
Abstract Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.
Dates: 1861-1939

Marjorie Vandervelde papers

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Identifier: IWA0375
Abstract Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.
Dates: 1837-2008

Mary Elizabeth Wood papers

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Identifier: IWA0262
Abstract Social worker and the first African American woman in the United States to be named executive director of a greater metropolitan YWCA.
Dates: 1920-1998

Mary McDermott Shideler papers

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Identifier: IWA0404
Abstract Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
Dates: 1900-2000

Monday Afternoon Club (Fort Madison, Iowa) records

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Identifier: IWA0526
Abstract Cultural women's club in Fort Madison, Iowa which focused on intellectual improvement through study and reading.
Dates: 1900-2016

Oneita Griggs Fisher papers

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Identifier: IWA0855
Abstract Newspaper columnist and writer from Washington County, Iowa, who was interested in conservation and historic preservation.
Dates: 1932-1967; 1965-1967; Other: Date acquired: 20010000

Patricia Filipowska papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0147
Abstract Poet and native of Burlington, Iowa.

Arrangement The Well (Lexington, MA: R.E. Filipowski, c1993) is shelved with printed works, in the Iowa Authors Collection in the Special Collections Department, and in the general collection in the Main Library.
Dates: 1930-1997

Ruth Pitkanen Johnson papers

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Identifier: IWA0350
Abstract Artist and educator from Finland who taught drawing theory at the University of Illinois.
Dates: 1940-1992

Ruth Schaefer papers

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Identifier: IWA0746
Abstract A Latin teacher who served as friend and mentor to Vietnamese refugees in the Iowa City community.
Dates: 1956-2002

Shirley A. Briggs papers

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Identifier: IWA0197
Abstract Artist, editor, and naturalist.
Dates: -

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Briggs, John Ely, -1952 1
Briggs, Nellie Upham, -1973 1
Briggs, Shirley A. (Shirley Ann), 1918-2004 1
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Broer, Bethany 1
Broer, Faye York 1
Broer, Jacob 1
Broer, Kyle 1
Burgess family 1
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Cargill Corn Starch and Syrup (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964 1
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Darling, Jay N. (Jay Norwood), 1876-1962 1
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Day, Cornelia, 1919-2004 1
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Drewelowe, Eve, 1899-1988 1
Ellsworth Community College (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 1
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Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 1
LaSheck, Katharine, 1891-1971 1
Larson, Helen, 1899-1996 1
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Martin, Paul H. 1
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McNaughton, Arnold 1
McNaughton, Donald 1
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Mills, Ernest 1
Mills, Glenn 1
Monday Afternoon Club (Fort Madison, Iowa) 1
Moore, Harlen 1
Moore, Margaret Martin 1
Morningside College (Sioux City, Iowa) 1
Mount Ararat Baptist Church (Pittsburgh, Pa.) 1
National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs 1
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) 1
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Oelmann, Merry York 1
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Ogden, Julia 1
Ossorio, Peter G. 1
Peck, Adeline 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
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Robinson, Irene 1
Schaefer, Ruth, 1909-2002 1
Shideler, Emerson, -1992 1
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Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 1
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Solberg, Bernadine, 1912-2007 1
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Solberg, Lawrence A. 1
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