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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

Donna Schmidt papers

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

Edna Hidlebaugh papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0393
Abstract Prominent Bayard, Iowa clubwoman who helped found the local library.
Dates: 1871-1987

Esther Everett papers

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

Frances Graham papers

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

Gladys Homan papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0261
Abstract Extensive correspondence of Corning, Iowa farm wife and club woman.
Dates: 1871-2004

Jessie Field Shambaugh papers

 Collection
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

Lola Moeller Zook papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0462
Abstract Newspaper editor whose papers relate to her career as a journalist and the years she spent in occupied Japan following World War II.
Dates: 1909-2004

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

Mary Ankeny Hunter papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0097
Abstract Secretary, vice-president, and then president of the Iowa Suffrage Memorial Commission in the 1920s and 1930s. Hunter was a peace activist, prohibitionist, and Red Cross worker during World War I.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1940

Mary Elizabeth Wood papers

 Collection
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 Johnston Elson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0730
Abstract Iowa teacher from Jefferson County who taught in rural schools for forty-four years and was active in the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs.
Dates: 1928-2004; Other: Date acquired: 2008-01-23

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

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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Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
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Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
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Hill, Willow, 1945- 1
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Homan, Delmar Charles, 1927- 1
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Hoyt, Adelia M., 1865- 1
Human Resources Research Organization 1
Hunter, Mary Ankeny, 1870- 1
Iowa Home for Sightless Women (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
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Kinnick, Nile C. (Nile Clarke), 1918-1943 1
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Martini, Lorena 1
Michigan State College 1
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Moeller, Dorothy 1
Moeller, George Walter, -1932 1
Moeller, Leslie George 1
Moeller, Maggie Zetner, -1955 1
Monroe Busy Bees (4-H Club : Mahaska County, Iowa) 1
Mount Ararat Baptist Church (Pittsburgh, Pa.) 1
Naylor, Norma Hidlebaugh 1
Nelson, Margaret 1
Newhall High School (Newhall, Iowa) 1
Nicholson, Homer 1
Nicholson, Irma 1
Northwestern Bell Telephone Company 1
Olson, Melba Gardemann, 1909-2000 1
Oskaloosa High School (Oskaloosa, Iowa) 1
Schmidt, Donna, 1921-2011 1
Shambaugh, Benjamin Franklin, 1871-1940 1
Shambaugh, Jessie Field, 1881-1971 1
Society for Technical Communication 1
State University of Iowa 1
United Methodist Women (U.S.) 1
Watkins, Heather 1
Wood, Mary Elizabeth, 1902- 1
Young Women's Christian Association of Buffalo (N.Y.) 1
Young Women's Christian Association of Philadelphia (Pa.) 1
Young Women's Christian Association of Pittsburgh (Pa.) 1
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. 1
Zook, Lola M. 1
Zook, Maurice, -1981 1
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