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Carrie Kelly Beatty papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0127
Abstract Young woman who came to Hancock County, Iowa in 1868; her experiences were recorded in the book, A Prairie Rose, by Bertha E. Bush.
Dates: 1874-1999

Christie York papers

 Collection
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

Dieman-Bennett Dance Theatre of the Hemispheres (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0265
Abstract Cedar Rapids dance studio founded in 1951 by Edna Dieman and Julia Bennett.
Dates: 1929-2017

Dora Jane Hamblin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0087
Abstract Iowa native who wrote for the Cedar Rapids Gazette, LIFE magazine, and other periodicals.
Dates: 1937-1993

Edith Neal papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0660
Abstract Known as the Vietnam Mail Lady, Neal corresponded with servicemen stationed in Vietnam from 1966 to 1969.
Dates: 1931-1997

Edith Reed Atkinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0251
Abstract Singer and radio-script editor from Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Atkinson performed in a song-and-dance act with her brothers Wallace and Cecil Reed from 1935 to 1944.
Dates: 1935-1997

Edna Herbst papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0536
Abstract Videotaped interview with Herbst about the history of television broadcasting in Iowa, 1998.

Arrangement One folder shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1924-2003; 1998-2003

Eliza Hickok Kesler papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0040
Abstract Cedar Rapids native who worked on the radio show 'The Quiz Kids.'
Dates: 1946-1947

Frances Hawthorne papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0473
Abstract Des Moines educator whose materials include You Can't Go Back to Buxton and African Americans in Iowa: a Chronicle of Contributions, 1830-1992.
Dates: 1906-2000; 1950-2000

Georgana Falb Foster papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0435
Abstract A participant in the Camp Fire Girls between 1940 and 1954; materials include correspondence, scrapbooks and a memoir.
Dates: 1939-2002

Joan Lipsky papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0071
Abstract Iowa legislator and community activist from Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Dates: 1880-2015

Josephine M. Kuba papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0406
Abstract Volunteer whose work centered on her involvement in the Woman's Relief Corps.
Dates: 1885-1998

Joyce Nielsen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0665
Abstract Feminist, legislator and community activist who worked in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Dates: 1951-1996

Kathleen Halloran Chapman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0263
Abstract Attorney and Democrat who served in the Iowa House of Representatives from 1983 to 1992 and again in 1996.
Dates: 1977-1999

Kathy Kilbourn papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0831
Overview Founding member of the Intervention in Violence Against Women Project, activist and teacher from Cedar Rapids.
Dates: 1936-1992

Laura F. Hutchison Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0075
Abstract Social worker in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from the 1930s though the 1960s.
Dates: 1869-1993

League of Women Voters of Cedar Rapids-Marion records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0635
Abstract The Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters (LWV) played an active part in the civic life of the greater Cedar Rapids area.   During the period covered by this collection, the Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters focused on the problems of high school dropouts in the Cedar Rapids school system and the lack of affordable housing in the area.
Dates: 1937 - 2010

Lenora Backes papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0010
Abstract Diaries of an Iowa farm woman.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1944-1946

Lileah Harris papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0256
Abstract Professional volunteer active in several arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations in Cedar Rapids.
Dates: 1961-2014

Louise Crawford papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0007
Abstract Composer and professor of Music Theory at Coe College.
Dates: 1914-1974

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University of Iowa 2
American National Red Cross 1
Atkinson, Edith Reed, 1919-2000 1
Backes, Lenora 1
Beatty family 1
Beatty, Carrie Kelly, 1853-1925 1
Benjamin Franklin High School (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Bennett, Julia 1
Bishop, Nellie, 1904-1999 1
Brewton, Frances 1
Broer, Bethany 1
Broer, Faye York 1
Broer, Jacob 1
Broer, Kyle 1
Brown, Geraldine 1
Bush, Bertha E. 1
Camp Hitaga 1
Camp Hiwela 1
Cargill Corn Starch and Syrup (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Carson, Frances 1
Carson, Marion, 1927- 1
Cedar Rapids Civil Rights Commission 1
Chapman, Kathleen Halloran, 1937- 1
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Crawford, Louise, 1890-1973 1
Cullen, Bill, 1920-1990 1
Davis, Laura Hutchison, 1916-1993 1
Davis, Lloyd L. 1
Democratic Party (Iowa) 1
Des Moines (Iowa). Police Department 1
Dieman, Edna, 1903-1999 1
Dieman-Bennett Dance Theatre of the Hemispheres (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Ellsworth Community College (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 1
Ely, Polly, 1920-2008 1
Foster, Georgana Falb, 1928- 1
Furgerson, Betty Jean, 1927- 1
Global Cedar Rapids (Organization) 1
Grand Army of the Republic 1
Hamblin family 1
Hamblin, Dora Jane, 1920-1993 1
Harris, Gwendolene Barry 1
Harris, Lileah, 1931-2014 1
Hawkeye Area Community Action Program 1
Hawthorne, Frances E. 1
Heisdorffer, Ann White 1
Hennessey, Dorothy Marie 1
Hennessey, Gwen, Sister, 1932-2008 1
Henry, Phylliss, 1940- 1
Herbst, Edna, 1924-2003 1
Houghton Mifflin Company 1
Indiana University 1
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 1
Iowa Falls High School (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 1
Iowa. General Assembly 1
Jensen, Dorothy 1
KCRG (Radio station : Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
KCRG-TV (Television station : Iowa) 1
Kesler, Eliza Hickok, 1909- 1
Kilbourn, Kathy, 1944- 1
Kuba, Josephine M., 1909-1983 1
League of Women Voters of Cedar Rapids-Marion 1
Lipsky, Joan, 1919-2015 1
Lynch, Deborah 1
Marin, Betty 1
Marsh, Marjorie, 1913- 1
Martin, Leo 1
Martin, Paul H. 1
Maxwell, Artice 1
Moore, Harlen 1
Moore, Margaret Martin 1
Moore, Mary Ellen, 1919-1998 1
Mount Holyoke College 1
National Association of Women in Construction 1
National Association of Women in Construction. Cedar Rapids-Iowa City Chapter 1
National League of American Pen Women. Waterloo-Cedar Rapids Branch 1
National Organization for Women 1
National Organization of Women. Cedar Rapids 1
Neal, Edith, 1916-2007 1
Nielsen Financial Consultants (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Nielsen family 1
Nielsen, Cindy 1
Nielsen, Eric 1
Nielsen, Joyce, 1933- 1
Oelmann, Merry York 1
Ogden, Dean 1
Ogden, Julia 1
Peace Inquiry and Action Group (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Reed, Cecil A. 1
Robinson, A.J. 1
Robinson, Irene 1
Sippy, Marilyn, 1935- 1
Smith, Charlie 1
Smith, Raymond A. 1
Spencer, Bessie 1
Stuart family 1
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