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Adelia M. Hoyt papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0844
Abstract Photos and a memoir written by a blind woman who helped establish the Iowa Home for Sightless Women in Des Moines.
Dates: 1915-2011

Athens History Circle (Iowa City, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0293
Abstract Iowa City study club organized in 1897.
Dates: 1902-2004

Audubon Society of Manchester (Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0588
Abstract Eastern Iowa women's study and social club.
Dates: 1903-2001

Best Ever Club (Percival, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0179
Abstract A women's study club in Percival, Iowa that was founded in 1922.
Dates: 1929-1994

Book Review Club (Manchester, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0575
Abstract The club was a social group gathered in homes to review books.
Dates: 1938-2007

Boone Township Women's Club (Wright County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0504
Abstract The club was organized in 1911 for the social and intellectual benefit of the ladies of Boone and the surrounding area.
Dates: 1911-2002

Burlington Clubwomen's Time Capsule records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0910
Abstract Time capsule documenting women's community involvement, as captured in 1896 and 1946.
Dates: 1896, 1946

Cary Club of Marion, Iowa records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0258
Abstract Women's study club founded in 1878 in Marion, Iowa.
Dates: 1883-1980

Cedar Valley Community Club (Muscatine County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0594
Abstract Club formed in 1920 by rural women living near West Liberty, Iowa.
Dates: 1922-2009

Church Women United in Iowa records

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Identifier: IWA0003
Abstract Ecumenical organization.
Dates: 1933-2018

Church Women United (Johnson County, Iowa) records

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Identifier: IWA0597
Abstract Johnson County, Iowa chapter of Church Women United.
Dates: 1963-1998

Cynthia Grant Tucker papers

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Identifier: IWA1182
Overview Research materials and correspondence of a historian of the Unitarian church’s female ministers in Iowa during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Dates: (1973-1994)

Daughters of Ceres (Walnut and Webster, Iowa) records

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Identifier: IWA0113
Abstract Walnut and Webster chapter records of this social and benevolent club comprised of farmwomen.
Dates: 1898-2016

Des Moines Women's Club records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0858
Abstract Civic and philanthropic organization.
Dates: 1888-2012

Dorothy Fox Wurster papers

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

Edith Edmund Johnson papers

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Identifier: IWA0740
Abstract Longstanding member of Fairfield, Iowa clubs including the Fancy Work Circle and the Good Cheer Society.
Dates: 1922-2005

Emerson Study Club, Sioux City records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0250
Abstract Women's study club founded in Sioux City in 1892.
Dates: 1966-1997

Entre Nous records (Iowa City, Iowa)

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0081
Abstract Women's drama study club founded in 1914 in Iowa City.
Dates: 1914-2002

Ever Ready Club (Baxter, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0573
Abstract The Ever Ready Club served as a social and educational organization for women in the community
Dates: 1926-1987

Flora Garden Club (Manchester, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0481
Abstract The records include notebooks for flower shows, a program planning book, and newspaper articles.
Dates: 1950-2004

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Des Moines (Iowa) 14
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Women in charitable work 13
Iowa City (Iowa) 12
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Women -- Political activity 11
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Marion (Iowa) 7
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International Wives Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 2
Iowa ERA Coalition 2
Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs 2
Iowa League for Nursing 2
Iowa Medical Society. Woman's Auxiliary 2
Iowa Mothers Association 2
Iowa Nurses' Association 2
Iowa Porkettes 2
Iowa State College 2
Monroe Busy Bees (4-H Club : Mahaska County, Iowa) 2
Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Iowa 2
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. 2
American Academy of Neurology. Women's Auxiliary 1
American Association for the United Nations 1
American Association of University Women. Iowa City Branch 1
American Mothers, Inc. 1
American National Red Cross 1
American Nurses Association 1
Anderson, Margaret, 1928- 1
Angrick, William 1
Anton, Judy 1
Associated Country Women of the World 1
Associated Country Women of the World. Conference 1
Athens History Circle (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Audubon Society of Manchester (Iowa) 1
Aurora Reading Club of Pittsburgh (Pa.) 1
Bell,  Eleanor Nissen, 1925- 1
Benedict Home (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Best Ever Club (Percival, Iowa) 1
Birmingham High School (Birmingham, Iowa) 1
Book Review Club (Manchester, Iowa) 1
Boone Township Women Club (Wright County, Iowa) 1
Browneller, Martha Jean Nicholson, 1920- 1
Browneller, Max 1
Burlington Clubwomen's Time Capsule (Burlington, Iowa) 1
Burlington Federation of Women's Clubs (Burlington, Iowa) 1
Bush, George, 1924- 1
Bywater, Jessie Cannon 1
Camp Courageous of Iowa 1
Camp Fire Girls 1
Cary Club of Marion, Iowa 1
Cary, Alice, 1820-1871 1
Cary, Phoebe, 1824-1871 1
Cedar Valley Community Club (Muscatine County, Iowa) 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Chenault, Phyllis, 1923-1967 1
Child Development Club (Manchester, Iowa) 1
Chong, Peggy 1
Church Women United (Johnson County, Iowa) 1
Church Women United in Iowa 1
Clionian Club (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Daughters of Ceres. Walnut Chapter (Walnut, Iowa) 1
Daughters of Ceres. Webster Chapter (Webster, Iowa) 1
Daughters of Mokanna 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Davis, Aldeen 1
Des Moines Garden Club 1
Des Moines Human Rights Commission 1
Des Moines Ladies Band 1
Drake University 1
Eastern Iowa League for Nursing 1
Eckhardt, Lois 1
Eddy, Susan 1
Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
Emerson Study Club (Sioux City, Iowa) 1
Entre Nous (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Ever Ready Club (Baxter, Iowa) 1
Fancy Work Circle (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Farm Bureau (Scott County, Iowa) 1
Farm Bureau Township Club (Iowa County, Iowa) 1
Flora Garden Club (Manchester, Iowa) 1
Flynn, Martin 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Fort Madison Women's Club 1
Franklin Township Farm Bureau Women (O'Brien County, Iowa) 1
Freedom Township Women's Club (Palo Alto County, Iowa) 1
Friendly Neighbors Club (Deep River, Iowa) 1
Friendly Neighbors Club (Percival, Iowa) 1
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 1
Good Cheer Society (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Graham, Frances, 1921- 1
Graham, John W., -1999 1
Graham, Ona 1
Grant Tucker, Cynthia 1
Greene Township Women's Club (Iowa County, Iowa) 1
Griffin, Edna, 1909-2000 1
Grinnell College 1
Hartupee Social Club (West Liberty, Iowa) 1
Highland Do-Better Club (O'Brien County, Iowa) 1
Hoover, Irene 1
Hoyt, Adelia M., 1865- 1
Human Resources Research Organization 1
Hutchison, Sherry 1
International Women's Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Broadcasters Association 1
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