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A. Louise Mays papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0645
Abstract Social worker and University of Iowa professor. Arrangement There are three videocassettes in the collection. "The Road Not Taken: A Retrospective" and "80th Birthday Party" (1994) VHS and 8mm. These two videocassettes are identical except for their format. They both represent a video version of Mays's scrapbook, including photographs not contained in Mays's papers,followed by filmed footage from her eightieth birthday party on June 4, 1994....
Dates: 1939-1997

A Political Dialogue: Iowa's Women Legislators oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0089
Abstract Interviews with Iowa women legislators conducted by Suzanne O'Dea Schenken.
Dates: 1988-1993

Abbie Romey papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0146
Abstract Actress, homemaker, and 1928 graduate of the State University of Iowa in Iowa City.
Dates: 1891-1993

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

Alberta Metcalf Kelly papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0176
Abstract High school English teacher who was active in state and national Democratic Party politics during the 1950s and 1960s.
Dates: 1899-1994

Aldeen Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0279
Abstract Muscatine, Iowa, newspaper columnist active in arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations.
Dates: 1954-1995

Alice Sophia Brant papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0170
Abstract Diaries of this homemaker and mother who helped manage the family's funeral home in Oelwein.
Dates: 1901-2006

Almira Ames Farnham papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0105
Abstract Essay describing the life of Almira Ames Farnham, a pioneer woman from New England who settled near Morley, Iowa in 1859.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1896

Almira Safely Rutledge papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0068
Abstract Early, Iowa, wife and mother.
Dates: 1885-1950

Alta Martin papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0353
Abstract Homemaker and mother of five who received her private pilot license in 1963.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1963-2004

Anita Lowry papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0300
Abstract University of Iowa Librarian who was the first head of the Information Arcade at the University of Iowa Libraries, 1992-1996.
Dates: 1982-1996

Ann Larimer Papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0107
Abstract Queen City, Iowa, resident who wrote to her husband while he was serving in the Civil War.
Dates: 1865

Anna Cochrane Lomas papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0053
Abstract Republican National Committeewoman in the 1950s and 1960s from Red Oak, Iowa.
Dates: 1917-1991

Anna Marie Mitchell papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0909
Abstract Papers of Iowa missionary serving in Japan from 1950-1982.
Dates: 1925-2000

Anna Moore Cheney diaries

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0595
Abstract Diarist, mother, and minister's wife.
Dates: 1892-1953

Antonia and Federico Lopez papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0808
Abstract Mexican couple from the state of Guanajuato who settled permanently in Iowa in the 1910s.
Dates: 1927-1983

Archie L. Greene papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0296
Abstract Writer and volunteer who earned a doctorate in English from the University of Iowa while living with spinocerebellar degeneration.
Dates: 1963-1998

Arlene Morris papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0276
Abstract Clinical psychologist and University of Iowa alumna who was a member of the Des Moines Know Your Neighbor panel.
Dates: 1946-1996

Athens History Circle (Iowa City, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0293
Abstract Iowa City study club organized in 1897.
Dates: 1902-2011

Augusta Gustafson Swanson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0072
Abstract Swedish immigrant who moved to Iowa in 1889. (In Swedish with English translations.)
Dates: 1884-1993

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Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 5
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Iowa State Teachers College 4
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Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 3
Mason, Kären 3
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 3
Noun, Louise R. 3
State University of Iowa. School of Nursing 3
United Nations 3
United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 3
University of Iowa. College of Nursing 3
University of Iowa. Women's Resource and Action Center 3
Womens International League for Peace and Freedom 3
Young Women's Christian Association (State University of Iowa) 3
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. 3
American Association for the United Nations 2
Anderson, Margaret, 1928- 2
Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 2
Berry, Jean, 1938- 2
Branstad, Terry E. 2
Camp Fire Girls 2
Chapman, Kathleen Halloran, 1937- 2
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 2
Clark, Betty Jean, 1920-2005 2
Coe College 2
Coffin, Barbara, 1941- 2
Cohen, Gertrude, 1913- 2
Conklin, Charlene, 1929- 2
Conlin, Roxanne Barton, 1944- 2
Daughters of the American Revolution 2
Day, Cornelia, 1919-2004 2
Des Moines Art Center 2
Des Moines Women's Club 2
Doderer, Minnette, 1923-2005 2
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 2
Felton, Geraldene, 1926- 2
General Federation of Women's Clubs 2
Grant, Christine, 1936- 2
Grefe, Mary 2
Griffin, Edna, 1909-2000 2
Gunderson, Helen, 1945- 2
Hannon, Beverly A., 1932- 2
Henry, Phylliss, 1940- 2
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 2
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 2
Iowa Cornets (Basketball team) 2
Iowa ERA Coalition 2
Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs 2
Iowa Mother of the Year 2
Iowa Nurses' Association 2
Iowa Parent Teacher Association 2
Iowa State Fair 2
Iowa State University 2
Iowa Women's Foundation 2
Jack, Jill, 1957- 2
Keene, Carolyn 2
Know Your Neighbor (Panel : Des Moines, Iowa) 2
League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 2
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 2
Lemme, Helen 2
Lipsky, Joan, 1919-2015 2
Lloyd-Jones, Jean, 1929- 2
Marian Rees Associates (Firm) 2
McKenzie, Bettie 2
Migrant Action Program (Mason City, Iowa) 2
Miller, Elizabeth R. (Elizabeth Ruby), 1905-1988 2
National Federation of Republican Women 2
National Organization for Women. Dubuque Chapter 2
National Organization for Women. Iowa 2
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 2
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 2
Neal, Kathryn M. 2
O'Brien, Denise, 1949- 2
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 2
Older Women's League (U.S.) 2
Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays 2
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