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Adella Martinez papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0582
Abstract A former resident of Cook's Point, Davenport, whose parents emigrated from Mexico to the United States in the early 1900s.
Dates: 1922-2005

Alice Kelley papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0485
Abstract University of Iowa graduate who worked as a secretary. The papers mainly consist of the diaries she kept from 1926-2002.
Dates: 1888-2005; 1923-2005

Arlene Gardner Hall papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0411
Abstract Rural Mt. Ayr, Iowa woman who worked in local homes as a washerwoman and housekeeper.
Dates: ca. 1912-1999

E. Virginia Mowry papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0345
Abstract Newton, Iowa teacher who later worked as an adminstrative assistant to James Cash Penney of J. C. Penney Company.
Dates: 1956-2000

Helen Larson papers

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

Ines Garcia papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0467
Abstract Mexican American whose family migrated to the U.S., and eventually to Iowa, in the early twentieth century.
Dates: 1916-1999

Joann Weldon papers

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

Judy Herron Hoit papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0373
Abstract Disability access and awareness advocate and 1996 Ms. Wheelchair Iowa winner.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1950-1998

Maria Rundquist papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0544
Abstract Sioux City business owner and political activist who emigrated to the United States from Mexico in 1978.
Dates: 1959-2016

McGill Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0543
Abstract The collection consists mainly of correspondence and includes the papers of early twentieth century labor activist, IWW member, and Buffalo school teacher, Pearl McGill.
Dates: 1885-2005

Shrauger Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0059
Abstract Correspondence of the children of Harold and Cornelia Prentiss Shrauger of Atlantic, Iowa. Harold Shrauger operated a home and appliance store.
Dates: 1934-2005

Sondra Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0874
Abstract Iowa Memorial Union catering manager and women's rights activist.
Dates: 1965-2010

Viola Nesfield Owen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0801
Abstract Mother and piano teacher living in Wisconsin, cooresponding with family in Waterloo, Iowa.
Dates: 1911-1963

Women's Resource and Action Center (WRAC) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0151
Abstract Women's center established in 1970 to serve the university and community.
Dates: 1960-2006

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